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Lovie B. Nelson-Avent

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Mrs. Lovie B. Nelson-Avent, age 92, passed away Friday, August 24th. She leaves to cherish her memory five children. Daughters, Mary Lyles of Hampton, VA, Mattie Bostic of Kennesaw, GA, Elsie Avent-Rhodes of Antioch, TN and Rev. Sandra K. Avent of Shelbyville. One son, Rev. Samuel Keith Avent, III of Murfreesboro, TN. She has nine grandchildren and twelve great-grand-children. One sister-in-law, Elisa Avent-Hayes.

Mrs. Avent will Lie In State, Thursday, August 30th 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. at Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel. Second Lie In State will be Friday, August 31st 11 a.m. -- 12 noon, Family Visitation 12 noon -- 1 p.m. with funeral to follow at 1 p.m. at Bright Temple Church of God In Christ, Shelbyville. Burial at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

Services are in the care of Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel.