|Birth: ||Oct. 8, 1934|
|Death: ||Nov. 24, 2010|
Services for James E. Avant, 76, of Temple are 1 p.m. Monday at Hewett-Arney Funeral Home in Temple.
Mr. Avant died Wednesday, Nov. 24, in a Temple hospital.
He was born Oct. 8, 1934, to Wiley and Cevilla Roark Avant in Groesbeck. On Aug. 1, 1961, he married Tot Avant in Belton. He served in the U.S. Army, was a longtime member of the Bell County Sheriff's Posse and worked for Air Control. He was a resident of Temple for 49 years.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Johnny Lehrmann of Little River; four daughters, Cindy Brooks of Bryan, Jan McLaughin of Morgan's Point Resort, Jody Suhr of Moffat and Tammy Avant-Ramsey of Rogers; two brothers, Wiley Avant Jr. of Hawaii and Bill Avant of Waco; a sister, Chresteen Avant of Groesbeck; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM.
Published: November 27, 2010.
Bellwood Memorial Park
Plot: Bellwood Cemetery
Created by: SFC Frank Irons Sr. Reti...
Record added: Nov 29, 2010
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