Rev. Claudia J. Avery, 69, of Farmington died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Fayetteville. She was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Wichita, Kan., was a nurse’s aide and widow of John Baldwin and William Avery.
She is survived by five daughters, Misty Baldwin of Wichita, DeeDee Tipling of Bentonville, Jena Lunsford of Farmington, Dara Richardson of Kingston and Kendra Avery of Pasadena, Calif.; two sisters, Kay Best of Shawnee, Okla., and Linda McHenry of Grove, Okla.; a brother, Mike Sugg of Norman, Okla.; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Salem Cemetery in Cedarville under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
Pallbearers will be Jason Lunsford, Berry McHenry, Weiand, Scott and Arias Richardson and Chris Kumbera.