Abdnor, James 'Jim' b. February 13, 1923 d. May 16, 2012 US Senator, US Congressman, US Presidential Official. A member of the Republican Party, he served South Dakota's 2nd District in the US House of Representatives from 1973 until 1981, and served as South Dakota's US Senator (1981 to 1987). The son of Lebanese immigrants, his father was the proprietor of a general store in the ranching community of Kennebec. He attended the University of Nebraska where he distinguished himself playing football and later served with the US Army during World War II...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Kennebec Cemetery, Kennebec, Lyman County, South Dakota, USA Plot: Abdnor Family Plot.