|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1933|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2005|
FORT WORTH, Texas Mr. Robert Allison Abernathy, 71, formerly of Grover, died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2005, in Fort Worth, Texas, where he lived with his sister for 35 years.
Though he had Down syndrome, the family and friends that knew Mr. Abernathy loved him with his happy attitude and clever ways of everyday life. One other person Mr. Abernathy thoroughly enjoyed laughing and joking with was his late brother-in-law, Forrest Davis Jr., who died one year ago.
Mr. Abernathy is also preceded in death by his father and mother, Tom and Ren Abernathy of Grover. He was their only son.
He is survived by his sister, Nancy A. Davis, of Fort Worth; a niece, Rennetta and husband Steve OQuinn, of Plains, Texas; two nephews, George and wife Laura Davis, of Fort Worth, and Forrest III and wife Rebecca Davis, of Decatur, Texas; eight great-nieces and nephews, Allison Taylor, Allen Taylor and Carol Davis, all of Weatherford, Texas, Benjamin Davis, of Fort Worth, Annaliesa OQuinn and Blake OQuinn, both of Plains, Drew Davis and Delaney Davis, both of Decatur; a great-great- niece, Sierra Davis of Fort Worth; and a great-great-nephew, Tucker Taylor of Weatherford, Texas.
A graveside service will be held at Rose Hill Memorial Park in Fallston
Rose Hill Memorial Park Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Jun 01, 2008
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