|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1884|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 1960|
ABERNATHY, Catherine Byrne Gibson. The Pulaski Citizen 14 Dec 1960.
Requiem mass was said for Mrs. Robert A. Abernathy, resident of Lynchburg, Va., at 9:30 o'clock Friday morning, December 9, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Pulaski, followed by burial in Maplewood Cemetery. Mrs. Abernathy died early Tuesday morning, December 6, at her home after a period of declining health.
The former Miss Catherine Byrne Gibson, she was a native of New Rochelle, N. Y. On April 11, 1911, she was married to Robert Andrew Abernathy of Pulaski, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Polk Abernathy, residents of Pulaski.
She was an active member of Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Mrs. Abernathy is survived by her husband, Capt. R. A. Abernathy, USN, Ret.; one daughter, Mrs. Harold P. Wilson, Metuchen, N. J.; one son, Dr. Robert A. Abernathy, Jr., Richlands, Va.; five grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Archibald B. Gwathney, Orange, Va.; and one brother, John T. Gibson, Yonkers, N. Y.
Bennett-May Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Robert Anderson Abernathy (1880 - 1961)*
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