Let the memory of Louis be with us forever
  • 84 years old
  • Born on April 19, 1933 .
  • Passed away on March 9, 2018 .

Louis Elliott Averett, 84, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at his home.

Louis was born April 19, 1933 in Granville County to the late Charlie and Clara Averette. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, was a tobacco farmer, a constable for many years and retired as the Animal Control Officer for Granville County.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church by Dr. Marc Tilley. Burial will follow the service at Enon Baptist Church Cemetery in Oxford.

Surviving are his two daughters, Cathy Averette Eudy (Danny) and Betsy Dement of Creedmoor; daughter-in-law, Ellen Sadler Averette; two granddaughters, three grandsons and three great grandsons; and a special friend, Judy Hinkle of Creedmoor. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosa Moss Averett; a son, David Averette; three sisters, Gladys Newton , Frances Cozart, Sadie Averette and four brothers, Floyd, Woodrow, Hubert, Elvin (Mutt) Averette.

Visitation will be held Monday evening, March 12, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and at other times at the home.

Flowers are kindly accepted or memorials may be made to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Youth Fund, P.O. Box 745, Creedmoor, N.C. 27522.

Posted by Rose Hammond on 24th March 2018
So sorry to read of Mr. Averett's passing. Our condolences to his family and friends.
Posted by Vivian Wright on 13th March 2018
You are all in my prayers due to the passing of you father and friend. Just know Louis is now sitting on the front row of God's choir and singing his heart out. God bless you all.
Posted by Leroy Dunn on 12th March 2018
To Cathy, Danny and family. I always thought of Lewis as “my buddy”. He used to come by the house every morning around 9 or 10 and blow the horn on his way to Judy’s. He will be greatly missed. Mildred and Leroy
Posted by Karen Carden Klcardwn on 10th March 2018
Cathy and family I am sorry for your loss. Your dad was nice man and well thought of u all arw in my prayer's ans God Bless u all
Posted by Kay Turner on 10th March 2018
Cathy & family. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Louis. He was such a friendly person. The family and Judy are in my thoughts and prayers.

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