2018-01-11 / Obituaries

Tina Marie McAvoy

A memorial service for Tina Marie McAvoy, 52, of Athens, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Bethel United Methodist Church, 3684 Skull Shoals Road, in Washington. She died Friday, January 5, 2018 at Athens Regional/Piedmont Hospital surrounded by family and friends.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Ms. McAvoy graduated in 1984 from Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School. She was a graduate of the University of Georgia with a masters degree in accounting. She worked in Atlanta for Georgia Pacific after graduation until moving to California to work for the Seimens Corporation until her return to Athens Georgia around 2008.

She was preceded in death by her mother Marjorie Marie McAvoy.

Survivors include her father, James Edgar McAvoy; her step-mother, Mary McAvoy of Athens; a brother, James Edgar McAvoy Jr. of Athens; a sister, Rebecca J. Griffin, and brother-in-law, Tony B. Griffin; nieces Logan Griffin and Faith Griffin; a brother, Jeffery Todd McAvoy, and sister-in-law, Freda McAvoy; nephews Seth McAvoy and Ethan McAvoy of Cleveland, Georgia.

In lieu of flowers make contributions to Firehall4 Animal Clinic; 815 Hawthorne Avenue; Athens, Georgia 30606. 706-583-9191.

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