|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1835|
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 1911|
Abraham Bishop was born March 12,1835, departed this life March 8, 1911, aged 75 years 11 months and 27 days.
He was married to Mary A. Smith in 1865, to this union was born eight children, three of whom proceeded him in death. He's survived by his wife and five children, Sheridan Bishop, and Mrs, Jane Moss of this place, Emmett Bishop of Latham, Illinois, Mrs. Rose Dusch of New Albany, and Emma who is at home with her Mother.
As a citizen and a friend, he was faithful and true. He lived a useful and valuable life, serving his fellowman ably and honestly and has left a clean and honorable record. He is gone, our associations with him are severed forever. We are standing in the shadow of the dead, to express inform, a word of sympathy to the living wife and children sorrowing for the husband and father.
Funeral services were held at the Big Spring Church conducted by Brother Wingler, Interment in cemetery nearby.
George W. Bishop (1797 - 1875)
Jane Gresham Bishop (1806 - 1856)
Mary Ann Smith Bishop (1844 - 1926)
William Sheridan Bishop (1866 - 1942)*
Malissa E. Bishop (1868 - 1878)*
Joseph Manson Bishop (1869 - 1892)*
Priscilla Jane Bishop Moss (1871 - 1946)*
George Emmett Bishop (1874 - 1931)*
George Washington Bishop (1832 - 1907)*
Abraham Bishop (1835 - 1911)
Big Spring Church of Christ Cemetery
Created by: Jo Lashbrooks
Record added: Apr 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10827437