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Mattie Collins Avant
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Birth: May 15, 1901
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1974
Marion County
South Carolina, USA

Daughter of Robert T. and Maggie Watson Collins. Mattie married (1) Curtis Robert Rogers, and (2) James Dixon Avant.

MULLINS - Mrs. Mattie Collins Avant, 72, widow of James D. Avant, died Sunday after a long illness.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Meares Mortuary. Burial will be in Watson Cemetery.

Mrs. Avant was born in Marion County, a daughter of the late Robert T. and Maggie Watson Collins. She was a housewife and a member of Union Baptist Church. She was married first to the late Curtis Rogers.

Surviving are two step-sons, C. Randy Rogers and Eddie Avant, both of Mullins; two daughters, Mrs. Vonita Rasberry of Mullins and Mrs. Roland Causey of Yadkinville, N.C.; four brothers, Leslie Collins and Emerson Collins of Mullins, Robert Collins of Laurinburg, N.C., and Samuel Collins of Hartsville, Tenn.; two sisters, Mrs. Fannie S. Hunsucker of Marion and Mrs. Rula Hardy of Mullins; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Published in the Morning News, April 1974 
Family links: 
  Robert Thomas Collins (1870 - 1950)
  Maggie M. Watson Collins (1877 - 1940)
  Curtis Robert Rogers (1864 - 1939)
  James Dixon Avant (1895 - 1969)*
  Vonita Rogers Rasberry (1930 - 2011)*
  Charles Palmer Collins (1896 - 1969)*
  Leaslie Joseph Collins (1899 - 1982)*
  Mattie Collins Avant (1901 - 1974)
  Fannie Susan Collins Hunsucker (1908 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Watson Family Cemetery
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: robin pellicci moore
Record added: Jan 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63737204

- robin pellicci moore
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