|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1933|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2012|
Phyllis May (Moberly) Avery, 79, of Coffeyville, Kansas passed away Thursday, July 5th, 2012 at Windsor Place in Coffeyville.
Phyllis was born on February 19, 1933 in Coffeyville, Kansas to Clyde "Doc" and Ruby (Reynolds) Moberly. Mrs. Avery graduated from Field Kindley Memorial High School and attended Coffeyville Junior College and Cloud County Community College in Clay Center, Kansas. She worked as an Avon representative in Caney, Kansas and later for Sears Roebuck and Company in Clay Center and Topeka, Kansas. She worked for Sears, The Candy Shop and Columbia Drug in Coffeyville. For many years she served as a volunteer at CRMC, working in the gift shop and served on the hospital auxiliary's board.
She was a member of the Crossroads Community of Christ and served as the congregation's CFO for many years.
On October 25, 1952 she was united in marriage with her husband who survives of the home. Others survivors include a daughter of Wisconsin and a daughter and husband,of rural Coffeyville, a son of Rogers, Arkansas, a son of Coffeyville, ten grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a sister, of Coffeyville. She was preceded in death by her mother and father.
A Graveside service will be held on Monday, July 9, 2012, 11:00a.m., at Spring Hill Cemetery north-west of Coffeyville. Elders Margie Miller and Leslie Brooks will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice or the Alzheimer's Association; these may be left with the funeral home.
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