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Garnett Ray Abner
MCKEE - Garnett Ray Abner, 50, passed away Fri. Dec. 23, 2005. Services, 3 pm Tues., Lakes Funeral Home. Visit, 8 am Tues., funeral home.
Published in the Lexington Herald-Leader on 12/27/2005.

Geneva Lucas Abney

Geneva Francis Lucas Abner, 86, of 3299 Old Highway 90, Bronston, widow of James Bethel Abner, died Monday at her home, A native of Lee County, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Lillie Parsons Lucas. She was a homemaker, and a member of the First Church of God here.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, William F. and Alice Abner, Brontson; two granddaughters, Linda Bastin, Somersetm and Lavenna Phelps of Science Hill; two step-grandchildren, Susan McLean, Lexington, and Stephen McLean, Bronston; four great-grandchildren and one step-great-grandchild.

Services will be conducted at 1pm Thursdya at the Newman Funeral Home Chapel, Beattyville. Burial will be in the Abner Cemetery in Primrose, Lee County, Kentucky Friends may call 6-9 pm Wednesday.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to a favorite charity.

Donated by Darla Abney

Gerald "Jerry" Abney
NEWTON - Abney, Gerald "Jerry", 66, died Dec. 21, 2005. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, First United Church of Christ, Newton. Survivors: son, Jeff and wife, Cinda of Hutchinson; daughter, Natalie Shanklin and husband, Craig of Newton; 5 grandchildren. Broadway Colonial Funeral Home.
Published in the Wichita Eagle on 12/24/2005.

George E. Abney

George E. Abney, 73, of Patsey, died in Danville Hospital Sunday, November 25.

Surviving him are his wife, Mrs. Mollie Abney; two daughters, Mrs. Crystal Shoemaker, Stanton, and Mrs. Opal Patrick, Cob Hill; six sons, Buel Abney, Illinois; Earl, Seay and Everett Abney, Patsey; Earnest and Cloyd Abney, of Ohio; one sister, Mrs. Llewellyn Hamilton, Richmond; three brothers, Joe Abney, Powell County; Green Abney, Ohio, and Pearl Abney, New Jersey; 46 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at Cob Hill Christian church at 1:00PM Tuesday, conducted by Rev. George W. Hall. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Donated by Grace Prater

George F. Abney

  Anderson - George F.   Abney, 81, Anderson, died March 31, 2004 at St. Johns Health System, Anderson Indiana after an extended illness.   

He was born January 25, 1923 in Madison County, Indiana, and resided in  Anderson, Indiana.  He lived in the Madison County Area all of his life.

He retired from Delco Remy Division of General Motors after 39 years of service.

He received the Purple Heart while serving his country during WWII in the US Marine Corp.

He was a member of the Fall Creek Conservation Club, Marine Raiders, National Rifle Association and the UAW Local #662.  He was an avid fisherman, outdoorsman, gardener and enjoyed being outdoors.  He loved being a grandfather and great grandfather and was a wonderful husband and father to his children.

He is survived by his Wife who he married March 10, 1945:  Joan (Heath) Abney.  Four Children:  Michael & wife Debbie Abney of Anderson.  Vici & husband Terry Schlabach of Wilkinson.  Holly & husband Ross Fadely of Wilkinson.  Shelley & husband Dan Calvert of Pendleton.   Sister: Allamae Cram.  Twelve Grandchildren and Fourteen Great Grandchildren.  Several Nieces & Nephews.  Special Friends:  Junior & Sue Franklin.  Gene & Joan Brumfield.

He was preceded by his Parents:  George W. & Ruth (Franklin) Abney.  Sister:  Jane Castor.

Memorial Service will be Sunday, April 4, 2004  at 2:30 PM, at at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, South Chapel; 200 W. 53rd Street; Anderson, with Rev. John Day officiating.

Cremation will take place.   

Visitation will be from  12:30-2:30 PM on  Sunday, April 4, 2004 at funeral home, south chapel.

Military rites will be by the VFW Post #266.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the American Lung Association.

George W. Abney
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Donated by Darla Abney

Gipp Abney

Gipp Abney age 85, of Trip died 5AM Wednesday at 15 Sterling Street after a short illness. He was a native of Powell County, a member of the Railroad Brotherhood Lodge.

Survivors are a daughter Mrs. Lena Mae Crouch, Anderson, Ind.; a son Clayton Abney, and two stepdaughters, Mrs. Sophie Hisle and Mrs. Mary Holder, all of Clark County and a stepson Edward Estes, Estill County.

Services will be conducted at 10AM Friday at the Edgington Funeral Home by Rev John Chambers. Burial will be in the Pharis Hill Cemetery, Clark County. Bearers will be Thomas Crowe, Omer Center, Hubert Berryman, William Recotr, Russell King and Snowden Berryman. The body is at the funeral home where friends may call after 10AM today.

Donated by Darla Abney

Glenn M. Abney Jr.

Aug. 16, 1920ó Aug. 12, 2004 BRENHAM ó Glenn M. Abney, 83, of Brenham died Thursday at Trinity Medical Center in Brenham. No services are planned. Local arrangements are under the direction of Brenham Memorial Chapel. Mr. Abney died Thursday. He was born in Donna and served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a registered nurse. Survivors include his wife, (Randy) Mildred Abney of Brenham; a son, Glenn Maurice Abney III of Burnet; two daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and Kenneth Bevers of Chappell Hill and Glenda and Darrell Riegel of Maryville, Tenn.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Goldie M. Abney

Goldie M. Abney (nee Turnbough) age 83, of Festus, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, March 16, 2004 in Festus, Missouri.

Goldie was born on October 31, 1920, in Potosi, Missouri. Goldie was a homemaker.

Goldie and her husband the Late David Abney were married March 21, 1939.

Goldie is survived by,

Her Children,

Son-Bill (Earline) Abney of Hillsboro, Missouri

Son-Lowell Abney of Potosi, Missouri

Son-Lesley Abney of Festus, Missouri

Her Brothers

Brother- Herb Turnbough of Potosi, Missouri

Brother-Clifford Turnbough of Imperial, Missouri

Also survived by six grandchildren and six Great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by,

Husband-David Abney

Father-William Turnbough

Mother- Zoe Turnbough (nee Yount)

Brother-Clyde Turnbough

Brother-Elzie Turnbough

Brother-Homer Turnbough

Sister-Gladys Stotler

Sister-Mildred Turnbough

Sister-Thelma Gillam

Funeral: 10:00 AM Saturday March 20th 2004, at the Robert D. Brown Funeral Home Chapel Hillsboro, Missouri.

Visitation: Friday March 19th 2004 from 4:00P.M to 8:00PM at the Robert D. Brown Funeral Home Inc., Hillsboro, Missouri.

Interment Lower Indian Creek Cemetery, Courtois, Missouri.

Memorials to charity of choice.

Gordon Abney, Sr.

From The Birmingham News, January 26, 1982: Gordon Abney, Sr., 86, of 543 7th Ave Sw, Graysville died Sunday. He was a veteran of WWI and was retired from Republic Steel. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gardendale Chapel, with burial in New Walkers Chapel Cemetery. Survivors include four sons, Gordon Abney, Jr., Birmingham, Frank Abney, St. Louis, Wesley Abney and Marvin Abney, both of New Orleans; three daughters, Mrs. Margie Tusa, Baton Rouge, Mrs. Francis Plaisance and Mrs. Marie Loyola, both of New Orleans, and a sister, Mrs. Edith Giamportone, Birmingham.
Donated by Johnny Abney

Gordon John Abney

Anderson - Gordon John Abney, 86, of Camellia Drive, died Tuesday, March 20, 2001, at NHC Healthcare of Anderson. Retired: Crayton Manor Apts. Survivors: A daughter, Martha Ellen Abney Gilmore of Tallahassee, Fla.; sons, Gordon Lee Abney of Knoxville, Tenn., John Terry Abney of Charlotte, and Michael Trotter of Anderson; sisters, Mary Fairchild, Marion Johnson and Elsie Merritt; brothers, S.L. and Calvin Abney; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Predeceased: Parents, Stokely and Nora Baggett Abney. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. today at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Downtown Chapel. Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel.
Published in The Greenville News: 03-22-2001

Gracie Abner

Gracie Abner
Died: October 19, 2004
Visitation: None
Funeral Service: Graveside: Thursday, October 21st, 2 PM, Hart's Branch Cemetery
Interment: Hart's Branch Cemetery - Hart's Branch Community
Gracie Abner passed away Tuesday at the Manchester Memorial Hospital. She was formerly of Teges and the Laurel Creek Health Care Center. She was a widow. Services for Gracie Abner will be Graveside, Thursday, October 21st, 2004 at 2 PM at the Hartís Branch Cemetery in the Hartís Branch Community. Rev. Don Penner will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Hartís Branch Cemetery in the Hartís Branch Community.
Rominger Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Grace Harrison Abney Tyre

 Grace Harrison Abney Tyre, 85, of Lexington, died Thursday, July 17, 2003, at Darby Square Nursing Home surrounded by her family. She was born on September 07, 1917, in Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky the daughter of Taylor Price and Nannie Powell Harrison.

She was preceded in Death by two husbands: Robert A. Abney and Alvie Luther Tyre. She is survived by her children: Virginia Mae (Tommy ), Frank Anderson (Patsy), Marcella "Cookie", John Thomas "Tommy" (Leona), Robert Arthur "Bob" (Bonnie), William Edward "Eddie", Carl "David" (Mickey), and Gilbert Ray Abney (Uta), and Roy Luther Tyre (Nancy) and one step-daughter, Sara Ann Abney Wescott (Wayne), and one sister: Fanny Harrison Trimble. She has 27 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Services will be held at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home on Harrodsburg Road at 10:30 AM on Monday, July 21, 2003, following will be a chapel service at the Bluegrass Memorial Gardens, visitation will be today from 5 to 9 PM. Suggestions of sympathy can be sent to Grace Tyre Memorial Fund, P. O. Box 202, Lexington, Kentucky 40588.

Grayfer Abney

Grayfer Abney, 82, of Bismarck, died April 4 at Mineral Area Regional Medical Center. He was born July 22, 1909 in Goodwater to the late William and Sarah Mason Abney. He was preceded in death by three brothers; Ernest Abney, Clarence Abney and Claude Abney; two sisters: Hallie Abney and Lola Wood.

He is survived by his wife, Isla Abney of Bismarck; three daughters: Pauline Abney of Bismarck, Freda Mae Maredith of Lonedell, and Charlott Abney of Bismarck; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Friends may call after 2 PM Tuesday at Britton Funeral Home in Potosi. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 2PM in Britton Chapel. Burial will be in Caledonia Methodist Cemetery.

Donated by Doris Abney Hudson

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