Polly Avery, age 87, of Mena, Arkansas, died Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at Rich Mountain Nursing Home.
She was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 3, 1933 to the late Homer and Chlovea
Higdon Ramsey. She was married to Charles E. Avery and worked in retail and was a homemaker. She loved to collect things and loved to be around people, and she loved the Lord.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-
grandmother, and friend.
She is survived by: husband, Charlie Avery; daughters: T.J. Brown, Elaine Rea, and Sherry Washam; step-children: Penny Everett and husband Eddie, Teresa Smith, Kenny Avery and wife Beth and Donna Avery; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 4 sisters, Marie Heflin, Mildred Culpepper, Sybil Ribnikar,
and Lillie Ramsey and a stepson, Andy Avery.
Graveside services will be Monday, November 16, 2020 at 12 o’clock noon at Ansley Cemetery in Ansley, Louisiana under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home.