Opal Avant Willis

PELHAM - Opal Avant Willis, 81, of Pelham, GA, died Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at her residence.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 2:oo p.m. Interment will be in the Pelham City Cemetery. Rev Herman Hampton will officiate. No formal visitation will be held.

Mrs. Willis was born October 17, 1931 in Pelham, GA to the late Luvie and Daisey Sadler Avant. She was the wife of Wenifred Willis and a member of First Baptist Church of Pelham and a retired bookkeeper for First State Bank in Albany, GA.

She is survived by her son, Milton F. Willis of Pelham, GA; Granddaughter, Misty Jo Vinson and husband, Shane, of Leesburg, GA; Great granddaughters, Summer Delacey Vinson, Ava Noel Vinson and Saylor Grace Vinson, all of Leesburg, GA; Sister, Margie Davis and husband, Billy, of Pelham, GA; brother, Frank Avant of Pelham, GA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wenifred Willis and Parents, Luvie and Daisey Sadler Avant.

Should you choose to make a donation, please do so the the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter, 1512-1 Gillionville Road, Albany, GA 31707.

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Jamerson-Braswell Funeral Home

Pelham 229/294-2661