Jerry Dale Avant, age 66, passed away on January 16, 2018 in Farmersville, Texas. He was born on November 9, 1951 in Bossier City, Louisiana to J. B. and Doris Story Avant. He married Cynthia Meeks on April 28, 1972 in Garland, Texas. He was of the Baptist Faith. He worked for Skaggs Grocery.
Jerry is survived by; wife, Cynthia Avant; son, Beau Avant and wife Stephanie, daughter, Christi Foster and husband Craig, son, Heath Avant and wife Sarah, 5 grandchildren and 5 sisters.
Funeral services will be on Friday, January 19, 2018 at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Bro David Meeks officiating. Burial will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the services.