|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1887|
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 1967|
Obituary: The Pulaski Citizen 15 Mar 1967
Funeral services for Colston Abernathy, 79, retired livestock dealer, were conducted Tuesday afternoon, March 14, at 3 p.m., in the chapel of Bennett May Funeral Home, with the Rev. Billy Craighead and Dr. W. H. Mansfield officiating. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery.
Mr. Abernathy, a native of Giles County,, died Sunday, March 12, in Giles County Hospital. He was born July 14, 1887, the son of the late John Wesley and Katherine Alexander Tarpley Abernathy. His wife, the late Blanche Stephens Abernathy, died several years ago.
Survivors include six daughters, Mrs. Herbert Kidd, Miss Martha E. Abernathy, Pulaski, Mrs. John W. Ayres, Nashville, Mrs. Harold Perry, Memphis, Mrs. Charles Covenington, Jr., Titusville, Fla., and Mrs. L. H. Magee, Lawrenceburg; three sons, Robert Dudley, Moulton D. and H. Alex, Pulaski; twenty-four grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. N. H. Townsend and Mrs. Hughey Marks, Pulaski. Bennett May Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
(submitted by Find A Grave contributor
Jesse R. Mitchell Mar 2013)
John Wesley Abernathy (1851 - 1905)
Katherine Alexander Tarpley Abernathy (1852 - 1931)
Blanche Stephens Abernathy (1894 - 1934)
Fletcher C. Abernathy (1917 - 1944)*
Robert Dudley Abernathy (1918 - 2001)*
Corinne Abernathy Gatlin (1877 - 1922)*
Fletcher Clayton Abernathy (1878 - 1958)*
Buckner Ira Abernathy (1881 - 1908)*
Colston Abernathy (1887 - 1967)
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Record added: May 06, 2007
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God bless - Husband of Blanche Stephens Abernathy.|
Added: Aug. 10, 2009