|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1932|
|Death: ||Apr. 12, 2009|
Mr. Bobby Avery, 76, of Macon, passed away, April 12, 2009. Son of the late Andrew Frank, and Florence Lilly Miller Avery, he was a lifelong resident of Jones County. Mr. Avery was a veteran of the United States Army and was an iron worker of Union # 387. Preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Barbara Jean Cummings Avery, he was a member of New Salem Baptist Church, but attended the Gordon First Baptist Church.Survivors:Daughters: Carolyn (Tim) Dippel-Lancaster, SC, Norma (Joseph Faircloth) Avery-Haddock; Sons, Andrew Avery-Macon, Bobby (April) Avery, Jr.-Macon; Brother: Ralph Avery-Gordon; sisters: Anita Vincent-Milledgeville Lizzie Stevens and .Jane Kitchens-both of Jones County, Martha Bevins-Gordon; 5 Grandchildren: Russell, Rachael, Brittany, Wesley, and Jeremy, Number of Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services for Bobby Avery, 76, who passed away April 12, 2009, were held Wednesday, April 15, 2009, 2:00pm at Gordon First Baptist Church. The Rev. Maxie Threatt officiated. Interment was in New Salem Baptist Church Cemetery.
Son of the late Andrew Frank and Florence Lilly Miller Avery, he was a lifelong resident of Jones County. Mr. Avery was a veteran of the United States Army and was an iron worker of Union # 387. Preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean Cummings Avery, he was a member of New Salem Baptist Church, but attended Gordon Baptist Church.
Survivors; daughters, Carolyn (Tim) Dippel, Lancaster, SC, Norma (Joseph Faircloth) Avery, Haddock; sons, Andrew Avery, Macon, Bobby (April) Avery Jr., Macon; brother, Ralph Avery, Gordon; sisters, Anita Vincent, Milledgeville, Lizzie Stevens, and Jane Kitchens, both of Jones County, Martha Bevins, Gordon; five grandchildren, Russell, Rachael, Brittany, Wesley and Jeremy; number of nieces and nephews.
Sadly, Bobby Franklin Avery Jr., the son of Bob and Barbara Jean Avery died at age seven when he was struck by a car.
Barbara Jean Cummings Avery (1940 - 2008)
Bobby Franklin Avery (1965 - 1972)*
New Salem Cemetery
Maintained by: Mary Esther Lord Smith
Originally Created by: Jack Johnson
Record added: Apr 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35872547
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