Cindy Sue Stout Davisson

Cindy Sue Stout Davisson, 74, of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Danville, died Friday, June 28, 2024 at the University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City.  She was born December 6, 1949 in Batavia, Iowa to Claude Jackson “Jack” and Fern Lucille Schlarbaum Stout.  She was a 1968 graduate of Danville High School and attended Burlington Beauty Academy.  Cindy worked at Square D in Cedar Rapids and retired from Rockwell-Goss, all the while doing hair in her basement beauty shop.

She married Paul W. Davisson and they later divorced.  She was of the Methodist faith.  Cindy loved classical music and played the piano, organ and drums. She loved animals and adopted several unadoptable animals; enjoyed reading, watching the news and reading newspapers, playing cards and electronic games and doing jigsaw puzzles.

Survivors include her son Michael John Davisson of Cedar Rapids; step-daughter Sarah Davisson, Sate Department; her twin sister Susie Stout (Ralph Graul) of Broad Run, Virginia; sister Mary Lee Zapor of Rockville, Maryland; and nieces Jennifer Grimley, Kim Sperling, Heather Brady, Amanda Davisson and Susan Davisson.  Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Gary Stout and sister Diane Stout.

The family will greet friends at Elliott Chapel, New London, on Wednesday, July 3, from 1:30 – 2:30 PM.  A graveside service for Ms. Davisson will follow at 3:00 PM at Long Creek Cemetery, rural Danville with Pastor David Mixon officiating.  A memorial has been established for unadoptable pets.  Online condolences may be left at