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Helen Ruth Miller Avant
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1918
Georgetown County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 2004
Georgetown
Georgetown County
South Carolina, USA

Helen Avant, 86, of Georgetown, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004, at her residence. Mrs. Avant was born April 13, 1918, in Georgetown County, a daughter of the late John Taylor Miller and Hattie Williams Miller. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church. Burial, directed by Graham Funeral Home, will follow in Center Baptist Church Cemetery in upper Georgetown County.

Officiating will be Dr. Ted Sherrill and the Rev. Hiram McElrath.

She was a member of First Baptist Church and the Esther Fidelis Sunday School Class. Mrs. Avant was a homemaker

Surviving are her husband, Remar Avant of Georgetown; a son, Kerry L. Avant of Winston-Salem; a daughter, Brenda Thomas of Georgetown; six grandchildren, Phillip Grier Thomas Jr., William Alan Thomas, Stephen Walker Avant II, Elizabeth Brooks Avant, Ann Kathryn Wilkinson and James Heilig Wilkinson IV; a great-grandson, Dylan Aidan Thomas; a brother, George S. Miller of Hemingway; a sister, Annie Collins of Georgetown; and a number of other relatives.

She was predeceased by a son, Ronald William Avant.

Georgetown Times Aug 11, 2004.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Taylor Miller (1885 - 1954)
  Hariette Williams Miller (1886 - 1974)
 
 Spouse:
  Remar William Avant (1912 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carrie Agnes Miller Lambert (1906 - 1991)*
  Annie Miller Collins (1910 - 2011)*
  William Henry Miller (1915 - 1990)*
  Helen Ruth Miller Avant (1918 - 2004)
  George Sarvis Miller (1920 - 2008)*
  John Thomas Miller (1921 - 1965)*
  Cora Estelle Miller Johnson (1926 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
WED Nov 19 1938
 
Note: www.ancestory.com Social Security records show birth date: 4-13-1918
 
Burial:
Center Baptist Cemetery
Georgetown County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Roger Lambert
Originally Created by: jann hansen-mckellar
Record added: Mar 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49578043
Helen Ruth <i>Miller</i> Avant
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Helen Ruth <i>Miller</i> Avant
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Helen Ruth <i>Miller</i> Avant
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