Highway Patrolman Joseph Newton Avary

Highway Patrolman Joseph Newton Avary

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Friday, May 17, 1935

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Joseph Newton Avary

Patrolman Avary was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol near Barstow, Texas. He had served with the agency for four years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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With sadness I report that Alice Imogene Williams (my mother) passed on October 8th, 2017. She was the only remaining living child of Trooper Joseph Newton Avary (my grandfather). here funeral will be Friday, October 13th., 2017 at All Faiths Funeral Home, Grand Island, NE, and will then be buried next to my father (Forrest 'Floyd' Williams) in the Beaver City, NE cemetery. Many thanks from our family to the Texas Trooper Association and to the Texas DPS for honoring Joseph Newton Avary and my mother!

Bill Williams
904 Sicily
Ravenna, NE 68869
(308) 440-9290

William Williams

October 11, 2017

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