Funeral services for Imogene “Jean” Kirby Avery, age 89 of Mount Vernon, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 4, 2011 at the Lakeview Funeral Home and Gardens in Longview.
Ms. Avery was born May 28, 1922 to Ed and Rosie Kirby. She lived most of her life in Kilgore.
She died Monday, May 30, 2011 at Mission Manor Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Avery, her brothers, Cotton Kirby, Harold Kirby, Clell Kirby, and Joe Kirby, her sisters, Almeda Price, Letha Smith, and Sarah Peacock.
She is survived by her sisters, Lillian Holder, Billie Smith, and Winna Dean Sagona, and numerous nieces and nephews.