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Rosella "Ella" White Avants
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1838
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1952
Cleveland County
Oklahoma, USA

Thanks to Joan (LaFontain) Shuman & Randy Love (cousins) for the family photo of their great-grandparents, May Burton & Renthia Eveline (Creech) White, & their children.

Etta Rachel Love, Joan's mother, wrote the names on the back of the photo.
Top: Maude, Bertha, Lydia, Mary Barthenia, Eva, Ella, & Stella. Ella & Stella were twins.
Bottom: Joseph, May Burton & Renthia Eveline, Oscar

News about Ella's death was published in The Ardmore Daily Ardmoreite on Monday, April 14, 1952.

"Avants Rites Held on Monday
Funeral for Mrs. Ella Avants, 68l, was at 2:30 p.m. Monday in the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church. Burial following was at Provence.

Mrs. Avants died Sunday in Norman. She was born Oct. 5, 1838, in Texas, and had lived in Norman 22 years. Mrs. Avants was the widow of Jack Avants.

Survivors are one son, Frank, Durant; one brother, J.N. White, Lone Grove, and five sisters, Mrs. J.D. Shillings, Optima; Mrs. Stella Beavers, Wilmington, Cal.; Mrs. Maudie Dennis, Mrs. Mose Love and Mrs. C.L. Hall.

The Rev. Leslie Moore presided at the services. Bettes funeral home directed burial.

Serving as pallbearers were her nephews, John Love, Joyce Love, J.L. Hawkins, C.L. Nall, Nephi La Fountain and Dee Hawley."
Family links: 
  May Burton White (1851 - 1938)
  Renthia Evelina Creech White (1856 - 1930)
  Andrew Jackson Avant (1870 - 1943)*
  Rosella White Avants (1838 - 1952)
  Stella White Beavers (1883 - 1957)*
  Clara Maude White Dennis (1888 - 1964)*
  Mary Barthenia White Love (1890 - 1966)*
  Lydia White Hawkins (1894 - 1947)*
  Joseph Newton White (1898 - 1991)*
  Bertha Ivy White Nall (1899 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Provence Cemetery
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Virginia Brown
Record added: Dec 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121058070
Rosella Ella <i>White</i> Avants
Added by: Virginia Brown
Rosella Ella <i>White</i> Avants
Added by: Virginia Brown
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 Added: Dec. 1, 2013

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