Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Mr. Lowell Avery

     Lowell Avery, age 85, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at his residence.

Visitation, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2011, at Elkins East Chapel.  A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m., at Elkins East Chapel, with Rev. Steve Lawrence officiating.

Visitation, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 9, 2011, at First Baptist Church in Hackleburg, Alabama.  A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m., with Rev. Steve Lawrence officiating.

Mr. Avery was a WWII Veteran and served in the US Army.  He retired from TVA and worked several years at American Chain and Cable in Adrian, Michigan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Grant and Melinda Avery; and 1 son, Kimberly Max Avery.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Mary Nell Avery; 1 son, Michael Lowell Avery; 2 grandchildren, Mary Beth Blair (Jeremy), and Fallon Nicole Avery; great-grandchild, Parker Blair; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hackleburg First Baptist Church Tornado Relief Fund.

You are invited to sign the on-line guest registry at www.elkinsfh.com.

Hamilton Funeral Home directing local service, 518 Bexar Ave., P.O. Box 274, Hamilton, AL. 205-921-3197 - Fax: 205-921-3790.
Hackleburg Funeral Home - P.O. Box 169, Hackleburg, AL. 35564 - 205-935-3854 - Fax: 205-921-3790.

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