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Obituaries

Welcome to our Obituaries where you can discover what community members have passed and who in your neighborhood could use spiritual and moral support in their time of loss.

Sept. 9-- Mrs. Peggy Avant, age 71, of Uvalda, died Saturday evening, September 7, 2019 at Community Hospice of Vidalia after a brief illness. Peggy was a native of Treutlen County living most of her life in Uvalda. She was an administrative office assistant and recently retired from Findlay Management of Vidalia. Peggy attended Cedar Crossing Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her father, Estol Williamson.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Clinton Brewton Avant of Uvalda; two daughters, Cindy Avant Corbitt (Matt) of Uvalda, and Kimberly Avant Foskey (Craig) of Higgston; her mother, Mary Lois Williamson of Vidalia; one sister, Sherry Williamson Baggott of Rincon; and four grandchildren, McKenley Joseph Corbitt, Mason Joshua Corbitt, Clinton Sloan Fountain, and Victoria Skylar Fountain.

Graveside Funeral Services for Mrs. Peggy Avant will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 9:00AM at Uvalda City Cemetery. Interment will follow. The family will receive friends for visitation at Ronnie L. Stewart Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel on Monday evening from 6:00PM to 8:00PM.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made in her name to Vidalia Heritage Academy, 107 East 2nd Street, Vidalia, GA 30474.

Ronnie L. Stewart Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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