Garland died at 73 years of age in Raleigh, Wake, NC. He was born 2 Apr 1930 in Aventown, Wake, NC to Waverly Bancroft Avent & Betty Ellen (Baker)
He was a graduate of UNC-CH and leaves behind his wife Ann (Reynolds) and children Tony and Marie. He was buried at Buckhorn UMC in Chatham Co, NC just up the road from the site of Avent's Ferry.
Garland was a lifelong Family Historian, and a contributing artist in many fields, including pottery, and restoration of Historic buildings.
He designed his first house in Raleigh, which can be found online.
Proof of Garland's parents:
1930-Census-Township 6, Edgecombe, NC
Wade B Avent 34
Bettie E 30
Waverly G 0
Waverly B Avent 45
Betty S 40
Waverly Garland 10
complements of Gerry Hill
Ann Marie Reynolds Avent
1930 – unknown
Gravesite Details Avent double headstone with Ann Avent
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