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 Nancy Elizabeth <I>Young</I> Abernathy

Nancy Elizabeth Young Abernathy

Death 23 Dec 1941 (aged 77)
Burial Allatoona, Bartow County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 7837800 · View Source
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Nancy Elizabeth Young was the wife of Elihu Tinsley Abernathy.

She was the daughter of Zachariah Young and Mary Adeline Coley.

Nannie was my great great grandmother.

Nancy Elizabeth Young Abernathy

The Tribune News
Cartersville, Georgia
January 1, 1942

Adairsville, GA, Dec., 29, (Special) — Mrs. Nancy Elizabeth Young Abernathy, age 77, died at her home in Adairsville Tuesday, December 23rd, after a brief illness. She had lived in Bartow County her entire life and was a member of the Center Baptist church for over fifty years. Everyone called her Aunt Nan as she was a sweet and gentle woman, beloved by all who knew her.

She is survived by one brother, John Young of Cartersville, five daughters, Miss Jewel Abernathy, with whom she lived, Mrs. C.D. Pope of Cartersville, Mrs. E.S. Gentry and Mrs. E.L. Abernathy of Rydal and Mrs. W.N. McGhin, of Adairsville; twenty-three grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral services were held on Christmas day from the Macedonia Baptist church at 11 o'clock with Rev. Howard Cordelle and Rev. Raymond Banks officiating.

The pallbearers were her grandsons, Lucius Pope, Odie Pope, James Pope, Buster, Gene, and Elmer Gentry. Interment was in the family plot in the Macedonia cemetery, Veach and Bartow in charge.

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