|Birth: ||Mar. 11, 1891|
|Death: ||Jun. 26, 1978|
Second wife of Alfred Abney.
Service for Blanche Ireland Abney, 87, formerly of Muncie and Selma, will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Meeks Mortuary, Rev. Bruce Lenliine, pastor of the Selma United Methodist Church, officiating. Entombment will be in Elm Ridge Mausoleum. Friends may call at the mortuary from 3-5 and from 7-9 p.m. today and before the services Wednesday.
Mrs. Abney died Monday at the Delaware County Health Center. She was a native of Montpelier and moved to Muncie when she was 16. She was employed at the YMCA and the YWCA and earlier worked at the Tune Inn. She was a member of Selma United Methodist Church; Happy Harmony Home Ec Club; Rural Impovement Garden Club; Senior Citizens of the Main Street United Methodist Church and the Muncie Mission Auxiliary.
Surviving are her husband, Alfred N. Abney; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Hall, Muncie and Mrs. Georgia Swan, Selma; two sons, Leonard Ireland, Sun City, Ariz., and David Kenneth Ireland, Denver, Colo.; a stepdaughter, Annabelle Ryan, North Webster; six grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; several great great grandchildren; a step grandchild; several step great grandchildren and several step great great grandchildren.
Source: Meeks Funeral Home Records
David C. Ireland (1886 - 1965)*
Alfred Newton Abney (1887 - 1979)*
Elm Ridge Memorial Park
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