Roberta Emmett Griffith Avrett

  • Birth 31 Mar 1880 Tanglewood, Lee County, Texas, USA
  • Death 6 Apr 1944 Pleasant Hill, Milam County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Milam County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 29216210

The Cameron Herald
April 13, 1944


Funeral services for Mrs. A[E]. M. Averett, 64, of Pleasant Hill, were held from the Methodist church at Pleasant Hill Friday afternoon with interment in the cemetery there.

Mrs. Avrett who had been ill for several months, died Thursday. Rev. Burtis Bates, pastor of the church there, conducted the services.

Mrs. Avrett, a sister of Roy Griffith of Cameron, had been a resident of the Pleasant Hill community for many years. She died at her home following a long period of illness. She was a native of Lee county and was a sister also of the late Mrs. T. A. Howell who died recently in Waco.

Surviving are her husband, E. M. Avrett and five daughters, Mrs. R. A. Lynn of Houston, Mrs. Leland Sorensen of Liberty, Miss Irma Avrett, Miss Vida Avrett and Miss Vera Avrett, all of Pleasant Hill.


Name: Roberta Emmett Avrett
Death date: 06 Apr 1944
Death place: 4, Milam, Texas
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 64 years 5 days
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 31 Mar 1880
Birth place: Tanglewood, Texas
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: Robert Griffith
Father birth place: Lee County, Texas
Mother name: Sarah Castleberry
Mother birth place: Lee County, Texas
Occupation: Housewife
Residence: Tanglewood, Milam, Texas
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Pleasent Hill, Texas
Burial date: Apr 1944
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2137736
Digital GS number: 4029633
Image number: 1707
Reference number: cn 19734
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

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  • Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
  • Added: 21 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29216210
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Roberta Emmett Griffith Avrett (31 Mar 1880–6 Apr 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29216210, citing Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sarah Locklin Taylor (contributor 46921363) .