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Ella Mae Goodson Abernethy
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1914
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 2011
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA

Ella Goodson Abernethy, age 96, of Hwy 150, Lincolnton, died Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born September 18, 1914 in Lincoln County to the late John Calvin Goodson and Dora Weathers Goodson.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eural Abernethy, three brothers, Marvin L. Goodson, Luie Goodson, and Lester Goodson, all of Lincolnton, and two sisters, Melissie Goodson and Clara Perkins, both of Lincolnton.

She is survived by one son, James Abernethy and his wife Jeanne of Lincolnton; three daughters, Marcene Beal and her late husband R. B. of Lincolnton, Hazeleen Richard and her husband Bill of Lincolnton, and Kay Callaway and her husband Dwight of Denver; five grandchildren, Scott Richard and his wife Myra, Robin Richard Keever and her husband Eddie, Tripp Callaway and his wife Tonya, Kirt Callaway and his wife Lynn, and Jason Abernethy; five great-grandchildren, Maegan Richard, Kaylan Callaway, Ty and Drew Callaway, and Kyle Abernethy.

Services will be held this afternoon, January 7, at 3 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. The interment will be in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Reverends Bud Painter and Randy Setzer will officiate.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Catawba, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.

E. F. Drum Funeral Home is serving the Abernethy family.

Ella May Goodson. born 18 September 1914 in Ironton, Lincoln Co, NC, daughter of Julius Calvin Goodson and Dora E Withers.

- Melissie T Goodson, born 11 June 1912 in NC, died 13 February 2002, at age 90, in Maiden, Catawba Co, NC.

1940 Ironton, Lincoln Co, NC census:
Head - *Julius Goodson - M 70 NC
Wife - *Dora Goodson - F 56 NC
Daughter - Melissie Goodson - F 27 NC
Son - Louis Edward Goodson - M 29 NC
Daughter-in-law - Carey Goodson - F 30 NC
Grandson - Calvin Goodson - M 9 NC
Granddaughter - Evelyn Goodson - F 8 NC
Granddaughter - Elizabeth Goodson - F 6 NC
Granddaughter - Wilma Goodson - F 3 NC
Family links: 
  Julius Calvin Goodson (1869 - 1940)
  Dora Elizabeth Weathers Goodson (1882 - 1944)
  Eural Taft Abernethy (1911 - 1963)
  Marvin Leroy Goodson (1906 - 1997)*
  Lester Miller Goodson (1908 - 1959)*
  Luie E Goodson (1910 - 2002)*
  Ella Mae Goodson Abernethy (1914 - 2011)
  Clara Elizabeth Goodson Perkins (1917 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: J L
Record added: Jan 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63896126
Ella Mae <i>Goodson</i> Abernethy
Added by: Richard Jordan
Ella Mae <i>Goodson</i> Abernethy
Added by: Richard Jordan
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