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Fern L. Carmack Abbey
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1918
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 2002
Warren County
Illinois, USA

BLANDINSVILLE, IL - Fern L. Abbey, 84, formerly of Blandinsville, Colchester and LaHarpe, died at 12:50 a.m. Monday, June 3, 2002, at LaMoine Christian Nursing Home in Roseville, where she was a resident.

Born March 29, 1918, in Colchester to Morris and Nellie Bennett Carmack, she married Howard Abbey on May 3, 1952, in Blandinsville. He died Aug. 4, 1991.

She also was preceded in death by one sister and one stepgranddaughter.

Surviving are two daughters, Barbara (and Harlan) Davis of Roseville and Elizabeth (and Farouk) Elkhatib of Bensenville; two sisters, Lois (and Loren) Kreps of Tallahassee, Fla., and Roberta (and Bob) Holland of Pekin; one brother, Ben Carmack of Summerset, Ky.; and two stepgreat-grandchildren.

She was a member of First Christian Church in Blandinsville.

Cremation has been accorded. Private burial of ashes will be in Kirkwood at a later date.

Peoria Journal Star, The (IL) - Tuesday, June 4, 2002
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  Howard M. Abbey (1903 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jun 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113017668

- Linda Davis
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014

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