William Avant

Obituary of William Thomas Avant

William Thomas Avant, 35, passed away January 22, 2019.
Funeral Services, officiated by Pastor Dean Baber, will be held Saturday January 26, 2019 at 3 PM in the sanctuary of Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church.  The family will receive friends following the service in the Family Life Center of the church.  Burial, Directed by Graham Funeral Home, will take place on Sunday January 27, 2019 in Elmwood Cemetery at 11 AM.
Born June 14, 1983, he was a son of Tony Avant and Myrtle Blake Avant.  Mr. Avant loved art and drawing for his friends and family.  He enjoyed classic and hotrod cars as well as going to car shows.  He loved hunting and fishing and spending time outdoors whenever possible.  William was the life of the party and enjoyed performing card tricks and entertaining everyone, especially his nieces and nephews.  He was a huge Garth Brooks fan and loved listening to his music.  He was a gentle soul that will be missed by many.
Surviving, in addition to his mother of Georgetown and father of Kingstree are a sister, Kimberlee Young (Jay) of Georgetown; two brothers, Travis Avant (Nicole) of Lexington, Brian Avant (Tina) of Murrells Inlet; a step mother, Toni Avant of Kingstree; a step brother, Derrick Coker (Miranda) of Turbeville; grandparents Rocky Altman and Joyce Bone Altman of Georgetown and James Lester Blake, Jr. of Huger; 11 aunts; 10 uncles; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Nita Lee Avant and Freddie Gordon Avant; and a step grandmother, Trudy Blake.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grahamfuneralhome.org.  Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home (843) 527-4419