Name: Dennis Hugh Avey
Birth: 17 FEB 1950 in Fayette Co. , Ohio
Death: 13 FEB 2014 in Mass.
Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Bowersville, Greene Co., Ohio
Note: Dennis Hugh Avey, 63, of Norton, MA, formerly of Jeffersonville, passed away on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA. He was born February 17, 1950 to the late Walter E."Gene" and Mary Little Avey in Washington C.H. Ohio. He is married to Barbara L. Clement. His life's work was centered on music. He was a pianist, organist, composer and historian. He was Music Director at numerous Churches and in the printed music sales business for 40 years in both Ohio and Massachusetts. He was an avid music historian and wrote concert program notes for two Symphony Orchestras in the Boston area. As a composer he wrote many compositions for his church choirs, individuals and small ensembles. He recently finished a sacred collection of pieces for Voice, Flute and Piano. In addition to his wife he is survived by a son, Chad Avey of Norton MA, one daughter, Jenny Beth Avey of Akron, one brother , Larry (Patricia) Avey of Chattaroy, WA and one grandson, Seth Avey and the mother of Chad and Jenny, Vicky Hooper. Funeral services will be held Friday, February 21, 2014 at 1:00 p.m at the Morrow Funeral Home, Jeffersonville, with Pastor John Mercer officiating. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Bowersville. . ARRANGEMENTS BY MORROW FUNERAL HOME - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/recordherald/obituary.|
Father: Walter Eugene 'Gene' Avey b: 5 SEP 1920 in Xenia, Greene Co., Ohio
Mother: Mary Elizabeth Little b: 14 NOV 1922 in Grape Grove, Greene Co., Ohio