|Birth: ||Nov. 6, 1881|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 1956|
Funeral services for John C. Abbs, 74, of 1200 W. Virginia Avenue will be held at 1P.M. Tuesday at the Cumerford-Endsley Memorial Home with the Rev. Robert H. Bodine officiating.
Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery. Friends may call at the Memorial Home after 4 PM today.
Mr Abbs collapsed with a heart attack at his home and was dead on arrival at St. Francis Hospital at 12:05 p.m. Saturday.
Born 6 November 1881 in Peoria, he was a son of William H. and Minnie Hauker Abbs. He married Lura R. Ashburn 11 April 1904. at Mackinaw. Prior to his retirement, Mr Abbs had been employed at the Caterpillar Tractor Co.
Surviving are his wife; one son, William Abbs of Peoria; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Taken From: Peoria Journal Star
Monday, Morning 25 June 1956 Page A-7
Lura R. Ashburn Abbs (1883 - 1964)*
Dorothy J Abbs McKee (1905 - 1956)*
William G. Abbs (1906 - 1992)*
Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum
Plot: Section Forest Lawn, Section 1, Lot 5377
Maintained by: Lady In Black
Originally Created by: PALLAS HOUSER
Record added: Oct 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42581474