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Ava Maudlin

Thursday, June 24, 2004

ROBERTSDALE, Ala. - Ava Jewell Maudlin, 92, died June 22, 2004, at her home.

Born April 3, 1912, in Paragould, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Fonza and Alice Riggs Bryant.

On May 22, 1930, in Dryden, Ark., she married Ogal Maudlin who preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 1985.

Survivors include: two sons, Delbert Maudlin of Robertsdale and Jimmy Maudlin of Lucedale, Miss.; four daughters, Louise Bishop of Osceola, Ark., Jessie Richardson and Geneva Todd of Portageville and Jewel Lenox of Yakima, Wash.; and 21 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Also preceding her in death were one son, Cleveland Jess Maudlin; two daughters, Evelyn Faith Maudlin and Barbara Ann McCarley; one brother, Buddy Bryant; and two sisters, Ida Allred and Mary Wallace.

Visitation begins at 6 p.m. today at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo., where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Hershel Godair will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton.