FORT WORTH - Abbie Taliaferro Tubb Zeig, 94, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, died peacefully Sunday evening, June 17, 2007, at the home of her granddaughter in Mansfield.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday in the sanctuary of Park Temple Baptist Church, 2832 Townsend Drive. The Rev. Tom Fatka will officiate. Burial: Abbie will be laid to rest next to her first husband, J.B. Tubb , in Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation: She will lie in state 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Drawing Room at Robertson Mueller Harper; her family will receive friends noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorials: Consideration of contributions to a charity of one's choice, in memory of Abbie , is suggested.
A native of Kaufman County, Abbie was born July 31, 1912, the daughter of Albert Sidney and Gerome Elizabeth Taliaferro. She was married to J.B. Tubb , who died in 1964, and Al Zeig, who died in 1989.
Abbie was a longtime member of Park Temple Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school for over 50 years. She retired as manager of the Student Center at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
In addition to her husband, parents and siblings, Abbie was preceded in death by a son, Johnny; infants, Sidney Richard and Roma Ann; a grandson, Richard Wright; and son-in-law, Earl Wright.
Survivors: Children, Fawn Tubb Wright of Fort Worth , Barbara Tubb Smith and her husband, Kenneth, of Scurry and Joe Tubb and his wife, Nadine, of McKinney; grandchilren, Linda Brock and James, Vicky Raney and Jerry, Kenny Smith and Jeri, David Smith and Terri, Tammy McArthur and Benny, Paul Pickett and John, Angie Powell and Jonathan, Sherry Rodriguez and David, Johnny Tubb and Teresa, Pam Tubb and Gary Tubb ; 22 great-grandchildren; 20 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX)
Date: June 20, 2007
J B Tubb (1899 - 1964)
Laurel Land Memorial Park
Plot: Garden of Last Supper 27
Created by: Sonja Brumley Vaughn
Record added: Oct 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78589482
Frances Abbie Taliaferro Tubb Zeig is my 5th cousin 1x removed (Ansley Line). Rest in the Peace of Our Lord.|
Added: Oct. 23, 2014