|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1925|
|Death: ||Mar. 10, 2008|
Seven Oaks Funeral Home
12760 Highway 32
P. O. Box 367
Water Valley, MS USA 38965
Mary Avant Goodnight, 82, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at the Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley, MS. She was born November 24, 1925 to the late Clemons Joshua and Zerelda Flemmings Cade in Pine Valley, MS. Mrs. Cade was a member of the Water Valley Church of Christ and an active member of the Homemaker's Club.
The visitation will be held Wednesday, March 12, 2008 from 6 to 8 pm at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, MS. The funeral service will be held Thursday, March 13, 2008, at 2:00 pm in Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, MS with Bro. David Floyd presiding. The committal will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley, MS.
She is survived by two sons, William (Sonny) Aubrey Avant, Jr. of Water Valley, MS and Harry C. Avant of Olive Branch, MS; a sister, Betty Sue Cade Guillroy of Kinder, LA; two brothers, Clinton Joshua Cade of Water Valley, Ms and Walter F. Cade of Clinton, MD; nine grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Along with her parents, Mrs. Goodnight was preceded in death by her husbands, William Aubrey Avant, Sr. and Bernard Goodnight; son, Joe Lynn Avant; two sisters, Eunice Bedwell Greenhall and Mattie Lou Cade Cole; and three brothers, Z. L. Bedwell, Robert Lee Cade, and Mish A. Cade.
Clemens Joshua Cade (1883 - 1954)
Bernard S. Goodnight (1914 - 1992)
William Aubrey Avant (1910 - 1964)*
Joe Lynn Avant (1948 - 1971)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Donald Gordon Dalrymple
Record added: Mar 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25224371