DUMAS - Avinell Ava Wells Blount, 97 of Dumas, passed away October 20, 2014 in Monticello. She was born April 27, 1917 in Dexter, Arkansas. Mrs. Blount was a member of Anderson Chapel Baptist Church since 1931 and a homemaker.

DUMAS - Avinell Ava Wells Blount, 97 of Dumas, passed away October 20, 2014 in Monticello. She was born April 27, 1917 in Dexter, Arkansas. Mrs. Blount was a member of Anderson Chapel Baptist Church since 1931 and a homemaker.


Survivors are two granddaughters, Kitty Faye Blankenship Greenup and Karen Kay Whitaker Short, five great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren and one Great-Great-Great grandson.


Visitation held 6-8 p.m, Wednesday, Griffin Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services held 2 p.m., October 23, Griffin Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Tyro Cemetery. Memorials can be made to St. Jude Hospital. Arrangements are by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Arkansas.