James Dennis Avery`

Born: Wed., Jun. 1, 1938
Died: Thu., Mar. 15, 2018


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Mar. 16, 2018
Location: Glenwood Chapel

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Mar. 17, 2018
Location: Bethel Baptist Church

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Mr. Dennis Avery, age 79, of Glenwood died Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Carl Vinson VA Medical Center of Dublin after an extended illness. Dennis was a native of Glenwood living most of his life in the Atlanta Area. He retired from Southern Bell with over 30 years of service and was a veteran of the United States Navy where he served during Vietnam. Dennis loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman and gardener. He was Baptist by Faith.  

Dennis is preceded in death by his parents, Bud and Coble Avery; and two brothers, Gerald and Fred Avery.

Dennis is survived by three sons, Tim Avery of Loganville, John Avery (Tabatha) of Ellijay, and Paul Avery of Jasper; two brothers, L.P. Avery and Chris Avery, both of Wheeler County; three sisters, Grace Avery, Sue Gentry and Becky Blankenship; and two grandchildren, Peyton and Kendal Avery.

Funeral Services for Mr. Dennis Avery will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Bethel Baptist Church with Reverend Nolan McDaniel officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday evening at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Glenwood Chapel from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.

Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Glenwood Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Marion and Rita Hussey
   Posted Thu March 15, 2018
Thoughts and prayers for all the family. We are so very sorry for your loss. 🙏🏻❤️

Alegra Day
   Posted Fri March 16, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss of Dennis. I had been keeping up with him and I knew he was in bad shape. He won't have to suffer anymore. I grew up with Dennis and all his family and my condolences are certainly with all of you. God Bless.

James, Ann, and Jim Hayes
   Posted Fri March 16, 2018

Dear Sweet Nephews,

We are saddened for the loss of your Dad. Our minds reflect on such special times all of us shared as you cousins were growing up. Jim and Matt have told us stories of fun times, as they reflect on your Dad and his passing.

May God in Heaven be especially close to all of you at this difficult time.

We love you.

Uncle James, Aunt Ann, Jim, Matt, Janet, Savannah and Cheyenne

Patricia Roberson
   Posted Fri March 16, 2018

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by Patricia W. Roberson.

Deepest Sympathy Pat and Mercer Roberson

   Posted Fri March 16, 2018

INDOOR GARDEN BASKET was sent by Uncle James and Aunt Ann.

With Love, James, Ann, Jim, Matthew, Janet, Savannah and Cheyenne Hayes

Bobby & Liz Burch
   Posted Fri March 16, 2018
So sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Janice Nobles
   Posted Fri March 16, 2018
Sorry to hear about Mr.Dennis, many fond memories

Lea Niederhauser
   Posted Sun March 18, 2018
Mr. Avery was a good man. I’m so sorry for your loss. We have you all in our prayers.

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