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Avery, John H.
John H. Avery, 57, of Galesburg, died at 8:35 a.m. Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at home.

John was born June 19, 1954 the son of William D. and Molinda L. (DeMoss) Avery. He is survived by a brother, William D. Avery, II of Galesburg; and four sisters, Pat Jones and Nancy Hinds of Havana, Bertha Buckley of Peoria, and Sandy Prater of Missouri. He was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 1 sister.

John was a roofer and barber. John enjoyed art, and was an accomplished artist. He loved sports, especially basketball and fishing.

Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at Watson Funeral Home, Galesburg. Interment of cremated remains will be at a later date in Havana Cemetery, Havana, IL. Memorials may be made to the family.
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