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Edd Deberry Avery

July 8, 1928 ~ July 14, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Edd Avery Obituary

Edd Deberry Avery, 95, of Lumberton passed away Friday, July 14, 2023. He was born on July 8, 1928 in Paxton, Texas to the late Lon C. Avery and Mary Shofner Avery.

Edd was a proud veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War era. He married his loving wife, Shirley Ann Hardin on August 17, 1957 and they were married for 56 years until the time of her passing in 2012. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Edd was a loving husband, father, PawPaw, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Shirley Ann Hardin Avery; siblings, Richard “Jack” Avery, Vaughn Avery, Leon Avery, Leathy Dougharty, Sylvester Warren Avery, George Avery, Nell Mangram, and EB Avery.

Edd is survived by his children, Jearl Avery, Garland Avery, Debra Ann Whatley and husband Darrell; grandchildren, Felicia Ann Worsham and husband Joseph, John Allen Avery, April Nicole Avery, Melissa Thompson and husband Michael, Douglas Whatley, Danielle Rene Whatley, Brittni Michelle Cepeda and husband Jose, Carley Leann Whatley and fiancé Jakob; great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Jeremiah, Kira, Christopher, Rayleigh, Sophia, Jr; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family members, and friends.

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July 19, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Farmer Funeral Home Chapel
415 N. Fourth Street
Silsbee, Texas 77656-4107

Funeral Service
July 20, 2023

9:00 AM
Farmer Funeral Home Chapel
415 N. Fourth Street
Silsbee, Texas 77656-4107

Graveside Service
July 20, 2023

2:00 PM
Waldrop Cemetery
County Road 236
Fairplay, TX 75631


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