Cline Averett Jr.

ANDERSON, S.C. — Cline Averett Jr., 75, husband of Dorothy Pauline Sullivan Averett, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019.

Born in West Monroe, LA, he was the son of the late Cline Averett Sr. and Pearl Mason Averett. He was a retired engineer with Serene Services and also worked in construction. Cline was a veteran in the United States Army where he served during the Vietnam era, and he was a longtime member of the Belton Gun Club.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Averett is survived by a daughter, Tina Edwards of Fairplay; sisters, Marsha Beck and Linda McKaskle; grandson, Jerry Shedd; six great-grandchildren; and numerous cousins, including his favorite cousin, Sarah A. Thomas of West Monroe.

A private graveside service was held at M.J. Dolly Cooper Veterans Cemetery.

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