Laura Daisy <I>Coleman</I> Avant

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Laura Daisy Coleman Avant

  • Birth 3 Oct 1882 Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 11 Jul 1960 Marion, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 77521840

Daughter of Jesse LeGette and Cely Laura Godbold Coleman, wife of Henry Bennett Avant.

MARION - Mrs. Daisy Coleman Avant, widow of Henry Bennett Avant, died about 10:30 p.m. Monday in a local hospital after a long illness.

She was the daughter of the late Jesse L. and Laura Godbold Coleman of Marion.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Reedy Creek Baptist Church by the Rev. Oscar Holland, assisted by the Rev. Paul O. Batson, Jr. and Dr. B. F. Allen. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.

Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Hal Craven, Mrs. R. E. Smith Jr., and Mrs. Benton Atkinson of Marion, Mrs. J. Williams of Lumberton, N.C. and Mrs. M. G. Evans of Charleston; three sons, H. B. Avant Jr. of John's Island, J. Whilden Avant of Barberton, Ohio and Dr. Earl S. Avant of Macon, Ga.; a sister, Mrs. Wilbur S. White of Marion; 26 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren

Published in the News and Courier, July 1960

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  • Added: 2 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77521840
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Daisy Coleman Avant (3 Oct 1882–11 Jul 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77521840, citing Reedy Creek Baptist Cemetery, Marion County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by robin pellicci moore (contributor 46903322) .