|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1930|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2005|
Alma Deloyce Avant (known by many friends as "Jackie")passed from this life October 12, 2005 at Cartmell Home for the Aged in Palestine, TX. She was a homemaker and a member of Westside Assembly of God Church of Palestine, Texas. She grew up in Hampton, Arkansas and spent much of her life in Camden and Bearden, Arkansas.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Paul Jones Avant; her parents, John Henry and Molly Alma Blann; three brothers, Irvin, Leroy and Ralph Blann; three sisters, Imogene Lockridge, Mildred Avant and Chris Blansett.
She is survived by one son, Paul David Avant of Dunbar, West Virginia; one daughter, Beverly Kim Avant Tilmon of Palestine, Texas; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; two brothers, James (Buddy) and Roy Dean Blann of Hampton; two sisters, Shirley Dewar of Camden and Relda Jane Benoit of Lafayette, Louisiana.
Funeral services were at Happy Home Assembly of God Church in Hampton, Ar. Rev. Larry E.Tilmon (of Palestine,Tx) and Rev. James Ernest Radford (Of St. Louis, Mo) officiated.
John Henry Blann (1893 - 1974)
Mollie Alma Porter Blann (1900 - 1975)
Paul Jones Avant (1924 - 1993)*
Created by: Dave Avant
Record added: Oct 25, 2005
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