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 Joseph Abernathy

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Joseph Abernathy

  • Birth 19 Aug 1901
  • Death Feb 1982
  • Burial Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA
  • Memorial ID 53840512

Casper Star Tribune
Feb 16 1982

CASPER ~~ Services for Joe E Abernathy, 78, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Chapel.

Bishop Richard E Dayton will officiate with burial in Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Mr. Abernathy died Feb 14 at the Shepherd of the Valley Health Care Center following a lengthy illness.

He was born Aug 19, 1903, at Pocahontas, Ark., where he was reared and educated. He attended barber college in Denver and later moved to Swink, Colo., where he worked in the laboratory of a sugar factory. Mr. Abernathy later moved to Worland and was a chemist there at a sugar factory. He later moved to Pavillion where he farmed for 15 years. He came to Casper in 1961.

In 1939, he married Myrl Sprague at Worland.

Besides his wife, Myrl, of the family home, he is survived by two nieces, Kathleen Haley of Worland and Gwen Brazelton of Cody.

Flowers or memorials to a charity of the donor's choice would be equally appreciated by the family.


JOSEPH ABANATHY was born 19 Aug 1901 in Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, and died 14 Feb 1982 in Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming. He married (1) NETTIE TAYLOR. He married (2) MYRL SPRAGUE 1939 in Worland, Wyoming.

Home in 1920: Demun, Randolph, Arkansas
Home in 1930: Demun, Randolph, Arkansas

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 53840512
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Abernathy (19 Aug 1901–Feb 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53840512, citing Natrona Memorial Gardens, Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Goingღ (contributor 46913836) .