|Birth: ||Apr. 14, 1876|
|Death: ||Jan. 19, 1960|
Funeral services were held Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the First Methodist Church for Ira Elbert Abernathy, 83, Rev. John Rakestraw officiating.
Mr. Abernathy came to Dickens County in November, 1914. He married Fannie Mae Lee in November 1895. His wife died in November last year.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Vivian Gibson and Mrs. Lawis Lee of Spur, and two sons, W.E. Abernathy, Pampa and D.S. Abernathy, Odessa.
Eleven grandchildren and 15 grandchildren survive.
Pallbearers were Joe King, Wilburn Ball, Lester Ball, Weldon Grimes, George Nalley, Ollie Hindman, J.E. Bachman, Harold Anderson.
Interment was in Spur Cemetery.
ŠThe Texas Spur January 21, 1960
Sterling Harwell Abernathy (1821 - 1899)
Fannie Eulalee Mayfield Abernathy (1875 - 1959)*
Vivian Abernathy Gibson (1896 - 1984)*
Gladys Abernathy Lee (1898 - 1981)*
William Elbert Abernathy (1900 - 1967)*
Duward Sterling Abernathy (1902 - 1984)*
Lena Elizabeth Abernathy Pearce (1903 - 1957)*
Robbie Lee Abernathy Caldwell (1914 - 1946)*
Sterling Masterson Abernathy (1847 - 1923)*
Mattie Jane Abernathy Shine (1857 - 1929)*
Tilford Abernathy (1873 - 1965)*
Ira Elbert Abernathy (1876 - 1960)
Created by: Ricky Henderson
Record added: Aug 05, 2007
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