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Velma Waulena Calloway Abernathy
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Birth: May 16, 1920
Mississippi, USA
Death: Aug. 26, 2001
North Carolina, USA

Salisbury Post
August 28, 2001

MOORESVILLE Velma Waulena Calloway Abernathy, 81, died Sunday (Aug. 26, 2001) at her home.

Born May 16, 1920, in Mississippi, Mrs. Abernathy was a daughter of the late Robert Anderson and Odessa Calloway. She retired fromTemplon Mill and was a member of Ben Avenue Freewill Baptist Church, Kannapolis.

Her husband Oscar B. Abernathy, died March 28, 1994.

Survivors include sons Ronald Craig Abernathy, Mooresville, and Max Eugene Calloway, China Grove; daughters Terria Fain Curlee and Deidre Rowena Abernathy, both of Mooresville; brother Robert B. Calloway, China Grove; sisters Flowella Allen, Salisbury, and Dorothy Calloway, Boone; half sister Judy Williams, China Grove; 11 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home chapel, China Grove, conducted by the Rev.Dean Mitchem. Burial, 2 p.m., National Cemetery, Salisbury.

Visitation: 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home.

Name: Velma Waulena Abernathy
[Velma Waulena Calloway]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Non-Hispanic
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Last Name: Calloway
Age: 81 Years
Date of Birth: 16 May 1920
Birth State: Mississippi
Residence City: Mooresville
Residence County: Iredell
Residence state: North Carolina
Residence Zip Code: 28115
Education: 5th grade
Date of Death: 26 Aug 2001
Death City: Mooresville
Death County: Iredell
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: Autopsy Not Performed
Autopsy Findings: Autopsy findings were not considered in determining cause of death
Institution: Residence
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in-state
Recorded date: 13 Sep 2001
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics
Family links: 
  Oscar Bunyan Abernathy (1924 - 1994)
Salisbury National Cemetery
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section K, Site 303
Created by: Devil Kitty Designs
Record added: Jun 12, 2010
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Velma Waulena <i>Calloway</i> Abernathy
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Velma Waulena <i>Calloway</i> Abernathy
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