|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1937|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2007|
Junise A. Abbington, 70, of Thorpe, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 23, 2007 at his home.
Junise A. Abbington (Big A), was born on August 2, 1937. He was the son of the late William Judson Abbington and Selena B. Wright Abbington of Gary.
He was also preceded in death by four sisters: Stella Richardson, Elizabeth Robertson, Ophelia White and Evelyn Bagley.
He was a lifelong resident of the Kimball and Gary areas. He attended Gary schools, and was an employee of U.S. Steel Mining Corporation for 20 years and a believer of the holiness faith.
He leaves to mourn, Margaret Abbington, his wife of 36 years; two daughters: Lesia Lane of Columbus, Ohio, and Shonea Abbington of North Carolina; his precious granddaughter, Tionna Abbington and Essence, whom he won't get to see. He leaves behind: two brothers, William "Sonny" (Juanita) Abbington and Wilbur Abbington; three sisters: Aretha Horton of Knoxville, Tenn.; Lena Cummings of Columbus, Ohio, and Nancy Kannie of Philadelphia, Penn.; and a host of nieces, cousins, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, December 29 at 12 noon from the Greater Mount Zion Pentecostal Holy Church of Bluefield with the Rev. Roger Walton officiating. Interment will follow at the Restlawn Memorial Gardens on Littlesburg Road.
Friends may call at the church one hour prior to service.
Richardson Funeral Home is in charge of services.
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
West Virginia, USA
Created by: James Brady
Record added: Jan 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23743293
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