G. W. Avera Obituary
Mr. G.W. Avera, for Twenty-Five Years Agent Cental (sic) at Watkinsville
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Watkinsville, Ga., March 23
Tonight, immediately after arriving at his home here from the Central of Georgia railway station, after the night train had arrived, Mr. G.W. Avera, aged about fifty-five years, dropped dead in the sitting room of his residence.
He had been agent for the Central here for twenty-five years and was among the most highly esteemed and beloved citizens of the place. He is survived by his wife and two sons, one of who, Mr. William Avera, is in business in Athens, with the Athens Battery Company.