Roxie Ella Avery



JACKSONVILLE - Roxie Ella Sanders Avery, 83, of Jacksonville, died Monday, March 12, 2018 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel with Rev. Jack Marshburn officiating. Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
Mrs. Avery was preceded in death by her husband, James Avery, Sr.
She is survived by three sons, Willie J. Avery and his girlfriend, Jenni of Hubert, Timothy J. Avery and his wife, Karen of Stella and James E. Avery, Jr. and his wife, Patty of Jacksonville; two daughters, Barbara Freshwater and her husband, Robert of Jacksonville and Amanda Damia and her husband, Frank of Bradenton, FL; eleven grandchildren; Trevor Avery,Christian Cunniffe, Edward Freshwater, Amelia Warren
Cory Avery, Shalina Martin, Hollie Mannick, Candice Wendorf, Shaun Damia, Steven Damia, Michael Avery and fourteen great-grandchildren; Clara Avery,Ruby and Sophie Freshwater, Connor and Joshua Warren, Cayden and Talon Lamb, Carter and Killian Mannick, Alycea Hill, Dominick Butcher, Jackson, Taylor, and Chase Wendorf . The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 – 8 PM at the funeral home.