Avis N. Oliver

Avis N. Oliver

Avis N. Oliver, 93, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021. She had been residing at The Waters Nursing Home in Clinton.

She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Born in Monticello, Maine, in 1928, Avis took great pride in her family, her lengthy career as an elementary school teacher and her role in helping to create the Community Church at Tellico Village where she played the organ and sang in the choir. She enjoyed making things with the local crafters group.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Ray Oliver Sr.

She is survived by her sons, Ray, and his wife, Cindy, and son, Mark, and his wife, Dawn; five grandchildren, Tommy, Nicole, Hope and Holly, Oliver and Katherine Birkbeck; and twin great-grandchildren, Oliver and Olivia Birkbeck.

A celebration of life will take place at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Community Church at Tellico Village. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name can be sent to Camp Sunshine, The Pat Summitt Foundation or HonorAir.

Click Funeral Home & Cremations is serving the family of Avis Oliver. www.clickfuneralhome.com