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Walter Reeves "Walt" Abernathy
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1903
Tillman County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1979
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Walter Reeves Abernathy, Sr. was the son of Van F. Abernathy and Ludie B. Abernathy. He was born on Tuesday, July 7, 1903 in Tipton, Tillman Co, OK. He firstly married Susie Mae Farmer on January 14, 1926 in Frederick, Tillman Co, OK. Walter and Susie were the parents of Betty Lynn Abernathy, Walter Reeves Abernathy Jr. (10/18/1926), and James Allen Abernathy. Walter secondly married Mattie Emaline "Emma" Burks, widow of Claudie Wootson Seay who passed away in 1956.

Walter Reeves Abernathy, 75, 3042 N. Hartford, Tulsa, OK passed away Monday, January 22, 1979. He was survived by his wife, Emma Burks Abernathy; sons Walter Abernathy, Jr. (Bixby, Tulsa Co, OK) and James Alan Abernathy (South Pacific); daughter Betty Lynn Abernathy Simmons (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co, OK); stepdaughter June Seay Williams (Tulsa, Tulsa Co, OK); stepsons Clifford Lenard Seay, (Goshen, Pike Co, IN) and Lenuel Earl Seay (California); a number of brothers and sisters; and numerous grandchildren and step-grandchildren. Services were 2 p.m. Thursday January 25 at Rose Hill Chapel.
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  Susan Mae Farmer Abernathy (1908 - 1958)
  Mattie Emaline Burks Abernathy (1901 - 1983)
  Walter Abernathy (1926 - 1990)*
  Betty Lynn Abernathy Simmons (1928 - 1993)*
  James Alan Abernathy (1932 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Memorial Park
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: Jul 23, 2010
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Walter Reeves Walt Abernathy
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Walter Reeves Walt Abernathy
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Walter Reeves Walt Abernathy
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Merry Christmas Great Grandfather. I so wish I would have known you in this earthly life. Love and Peace.
- Jennadrina
 Added: Dec. 13, 2014

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