Mr. James Avery Jr, was born on December 8, 1961 to James and Willie Avery. He confessed Christ at an early age and joined Oak Grove United Methodist Church in Newbern , Alabama where he was a member until his departure. James Jr. was a graduate of West Side High School in Perry County. He joined and served in the United States Army for 16 years. James enjoyed family first, cooking, music and helping anyone whenever he could without question. James Jr. departed this life June 6, 2021 at his home in Newbern, Alabama.
James Avery Jr. is preceded in death by two brothers – Roosevelt Carlisle and Norman Pair and special nephew Michael Lindsey
He leaves to cherish his memories: his loving and dedicated wife Tametria Avery of Newbern, Alabama, and also his children Leatha Avery of New Albany, Indiana, James Pernell Avery of Newbern, Aalabama, Brennetta Avery of Sellersburg, IN, Bobana (Oliver) Marshall of Trussville, Alabama, Dominic Carlisle of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Tylayasia Ross, Tonydreon Ross, Jasmine Avery of Newbern, Alabama; dedicated and loving parents James and Willie Avery of Newbern, Alabama; father-in-law and mother in law - Charles & Sylvia Collins of Marion Alabama; 7 grandchildren: Dashawn Jackson of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Damien Avery of New Albany, Indiana, Darrian Durham of Crestwood, Kentucky, Ramiro West of Sellersburg, Indiana, Va’Leah Tucker of New Albany, Indiana, Noah Harris of Trussville, Alabama, Toccaro Green of Sellersburg, Indiana; siblings - Harold (Patricia) Perry of Towson, Maryland, Cynthia Hunter of Montgomery, Alabama, Brennetta (Randy) Vaughn of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Lisa Brunson of Gadsden, Alabama, Cassandra (David) Hooker, Barstow, California, a devoted brother-in-law Antoine Collins, Marion, Alabama: 6 aunts, 3 uncles, a host of relatives and friends; a dedicated and best friend Johnny Stevenson.
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