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Mary Jessie Staley Abney
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Birth: May 21, 1916
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 2007
Harrison County
Indiana, USA

ABNEY, MARY J., 90, died Thursday, March 22, 2007. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Sunday, after 9 a.m. on Monday.
Published in The Courier-Journal on 3/23/2007.

Mary J. Abney, 90, Milltown, died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Indian Creek Health and Rehabilitation Center in Corydon.

Born May 21, 1916, in Henry County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Clem C., and Nannie Elizabeth Ballard Staley.

She was a member of Cross of Calvary Baptist Church near Corydon.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Vernon C. Abney and Melwood Cranfill; a son, Melwood E. Cranfill; and a sister, Lillie Staley.

Survivors include a son, Calvin Cranfill; two daughters, Mary Ann Bloyd and Edna E. Walter; four stepsons, Lyle W., Vernon W. Ralph S. and Rodney G. Abney; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral: Monday, March 26, at 11 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon with burial in Smithfield (Ky.) Cemetery.

Officiant: Pastor Tim Johnson.
Pallbearers: Her grandchildren.
Published in The Corydon Democrat. 
Family links: 
  Clem C. Staley (1895 - 1970)
  Bessie Ballard Staley (1880 - 1970)
  Melwood Cranfill (1914 - 1945)
  Vernon Cleveland Abney (1915 - 1999)*
  Melwood Earl Cranfill (1943 - 2001)*
  Mary Jessie Staley Abney (1916 - 2007)
  Lille B. Staley (1917 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Smithfield Cemetery
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Roger Gleitz
Record added: Mar 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18558952
Mary Jessie <i>Staley</i> Abney
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- Dee Kellogg Fronce
 Added: Nov. 26, 2007

- Roger Gleitz
 Added: Mar. 29, 2007

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