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Bernice "B. A." Avery Gautier

May 3, 1943 ~ November 20, 2020 (age 77)




Bernice Avery “B. A.” Gautier, 77, of 306 Carolina Ave., passed away Friday, November 20, 2020 at Southwood Nursing Center.

A funeral will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, November 22nd at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home with Rev. E. C. Mattocks officiating.  Interment will follow in the Clinton Cemetery and the family will receive friends after the interment and at other times at the home of his aunt, Irene Darden (504 Underwood Street, Clinton).  Please wear mask and practice social distancing.

B. A., born in 1943 in Sampson County, was the son of the late Bernice Gautier and Thelma Gainey Gautier.  He was the

owner of an auto body repair shop and a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. 

Survivors include his aunt, Irene Gainey Darden, numerous cousins and friends, and special friends, “Pee Wee” (Albert Smith) and “Pogie” (Sam Usher, Jr.).

Memorials may be made to Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 3790 Faison Hwy, Clinton, NC  28328.

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Funeral Service
November 22, 2020

2:00 PM
Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home
118 Fayetteville Street
Clinton, NC 28328

Interment following funeral service
November 22, 2020

Clinton City Cemetery
103 Raiford St.
Clinton, NC 28328

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