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Phyllis Loring01/26/1995
Phyllis Frances (Loring) Avery was born, April 23, 1921, the daughter of Paul Pryor Loring and Ruth Josephine Whitlatch.

She attended the Knoxville, Iowa schools, graduating with the class of 1939.

She was married to Thomas Avery of Knoxville on May 31, 1945.
Three Children were born to this union.

Thomas & Phyllis were associated in the family business of Avery's Hardware for 12 years. They then moved to Phoenix, Az. And then to Los Angeles.

Phyllis died January 26, 1995.
She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Avery on March 5, 1982.

Phyllis is survived by her son, Lt. Commander Michael L. Avery; two daughters, Mrs. Janet A. Prichard of Durango, Colo. And Meredee Avery of Colorado Springs; and four grandsons.