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John Allen Abernathy
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1862
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1955
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Son of Robert Alan Abernathy and Emily E. Compton Abernathy. Husband of Alma Pamela Roberts Abernathy.

Death Takes J. A. Abernathy

John Allen Abernathy, 92, of 4549 Lorraine, a retired banker and a resident of Dallas for the last 20 years, died Monday in a Dallas hospital.

Abernathy was born in Collin County and spent most of his early life in Bonham, where he was with the First National Bank. He was an elder in the Christian Church there.

Later, he moved to Graham, Young County, where he was owner of the Graham Insurance Agency.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. tuesday in the Ed. C. Smith & Bro. Funeral Chapel, 4103 Swiss. Dr. Patrick Henry, Jr., pastor of the Northway Christian Church, will officiate, assisted by Dr. H. Kerry Taylor, assistant pastor of the First Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are his wife, and three daughters, Mrs. Grace LaCurto of New York City, and Miss Ruth Abernathy and Mrs. D. E. Scruggs of Dallas.

Pallbearers will be A. E. Schella, R. J Biard Jr., J. Wesley Johnson, A. M. Trigg, Allen Evans and A. M. Bridges.

Dallas Morning News (TX), March 29, 1955, Part 1, page 17 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Alan Abernathy (1820 - 1885)
  Emily Compton Abernathy (1841 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Alma Pamela Roberts Abernathy (1871 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Allen Langford Abernathy (1895 - 1896)*
  Ruth A Abernathy (1901 - 1990)*
  John Robert Abernathy (1903 - 1904)*
  Alma Frances Abernathy Scruggs (1907 - 2006)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Allen Abernathy (1862 - 1955)
  Susie C. Abernathy (1877 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Thomas L. Harman
Record added: Dec 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102859902
John Allen Abernathy
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