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James Murry Avant

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“We send our condolences with love and prayers. Ron & Sandy Coburn ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Ron & Sandy Coburn - Keithville, LA

“Martha and I were deeply saddened when we learned of the untimely passing of Mr. Avant last week. Though we were not acquainted with James directly,...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Chester Mullins - Shreveport, LA

“The Final SaluteBrothers in Arms, Military men and women down through the centuries, have traditionally exchanged Hand Salutes as a sign of...Read More »
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James was born on December 4, 1939 and passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

James was a resident of Louisiana.

He proudly served his country in the US Army.

Funeral services celebrating the life will be held on Monday May 22 2017 at Woodridge Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Charles McInturf officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Park West Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be held from 2-5:00 p.m. on Sunday May 21 2017 at Rose-Neath Southside Funeral Home.