James Avery passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018, at the age of 96. He was a dynamic, creative and generous man who touched the lives of many people during his lifetime through his work, his art and his giving spirit.
Is James Avery the jeweler dead?
James Avery, a self-taught jeweler who built a Southern empire selling his creations, the best known of which were religiously inspired, died on Monday. He was 96. James Avery Artisan Jewelry, the company he founded, confirmed the death in a statement but did not say where he died.