|Birth: ||Aug. 23, 1936|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2012|
Mr. Andrew "Cotton" Abner age 75 of Barbourville, KY passed away on Wednesday – June 6th, 2012 at his home. He was the son of the late Walter & Axie (Grubb) Abner born to them on August 23, 1936 in Knox County.
Cotton believed in the Baptist faith and was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church. Cotton was also a retired logger.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Annia (Cheek) and wife Oda Mae (Asher), one great grandchild Andrew Scott Hubbard, and one brother-in-law Samson Smith.
Left to mourn his passing are his former wife & friend Elva Jean (Smith) his two son's Tony Abner of Georgetown, Marty Abner & wife Maranda of Barbourville, a daughter Tammy Catlett & Ronnie Joe Hubbard of Georgetown, an adopted daughter Angela Roberts. Three brothers G.W. Abner & wife Lily of Barbourville, Lewis Abner & wife Tootsie of Harrisburg, and Leroy Abner & wife Brenda of Lawrenceburg, one sister Jean Smith of Danville, Eleven grandchildren Justin Abner, Dyllion Abner, Morgan Abner, Logan Abner, MaKayla Abner, Ronnie Lee Hubbard & wife Sara, Brandon Hubbard & wife Maria, David Lawson & wife Kattie, and Kasey Ray & husband Phillip, Waylon Roberts, and Megan Roberts. Five Great Grandchildren Lukus David Abner, Ella Grace Hubbard, Aidan Joseph Hubbard, Olivia Hope Lawson, and Emma Lillian Lawson. Plus a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Funeral service for Mr. Abner will be conducted on Saturday – June 9th, 2012 @ 11:00 a.m. in the Hampton Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mann Cobb, & Rev. Oakley Vaughn, officiating. Burial will follow in the Asher Cemetery with Ronnie Lee Hubbard, Brandon Hubbard, Justin Abner, Dyllion Abner, Logan Abner and Jonathan Mills serving as Pallbearers. Hampton Funeral Home will be in charge of all arrangements.
Walter Abner (1912 - 1994)
Axie Grubb Abner (1916 - 2000)
Oda Mae Asher Abner (____ - 1998)
Elva Jean Smith Abner (1954 - 2014)
Jean Abner Smith (1934 - 2015)*
Andrew Abner (1936 - 2012)
Created by: Michael ~ USAF Vet
Record added: Jun 06, 2012
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