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 Emma H. <I>Summersgill</I> Abney

Emma H. Summersgill Abney

Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Death 26 Jun 1911 (aged 48)
Burial Phenix City, Russell County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 20277464 · View Source
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Daughter of Thomas Jess & Mary (McCOLLISTER) SUMMERSGILL. Married December 19, 1878 in Brownville, Lee County, Alabama, by Jasper HICKS, M.G., to John T. ABNEY. Homemaker and mother of at least two children. Buried in lot C267.

"MRS. John T. ABNEY DIED LAST NIGHT // Mrs. ABNEY, wife of Mr. John T. ABNEY, secretary and treasurer of the Swift Manufacturing company, died last night at 10 o'clock. Besides her husband she is survived by one son, Albert ABNEY. She also leaves three brothers, Mr. James SUMMERGILL, of New Orleans, Mr. John SUMMERGILL, Enterprise, Ala., and Mr. Henry SUMMERGILL, of Mobile, Ala., and one half brother, Mr. Will MARTIN, of Birmingham. She was a member of the Methodist church and was a devout christian woman. The death of Mrs. ABNEY is not only a sad loss to her family, but will be the cause of deep regret to her numerous friends. The funeral arrangements have not been made." [Columbus (GA) Enquirer-Sun newspaper, 27 JUN 1911, p. 3.]

"MRS. ABNEY BURIED IN PINE GROVE // The funeral of Mrs. John T. ABNEY took place from the residence at 3 o'clock yesterday afternoon. Rev. J. N. PEACOCK conducted the services. The remains were interred in Pine Grove cemetery. The following gentlemen acted as pall-bearers: Messrs. Walter McCOLLISTER, W. J. WOOD, J. M. PAYNE, Jr., George W. MADDOX, Clinton SUMMERGILL and Bernice [?] HOOK." [Columbus (GA) Enquirer-Sun newspaper, 29 JUN 1911, p. 3.]

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  • Created by: John Mallory Land
  • Added: 4 Jul 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20277464
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma H. Summersgill Abney (29 Oct 1862–26 Jun 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20277464, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Phenix City, Russell County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by John Mallory Land (contributor 46870015) .