Robert L. Abernathy
Mr. Abernathy was born Sept. 20, 1936, in Pulaski. He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather. He retired from Consolidated Packaging and was a farmer. He is preceded in death by parents, Wilson and Rena Kimbrough Abernathy; and brothers, Dean Abernathy and Wendall Abernathy.
Funeral services were July 6 at Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home with Mickey Buford officiating. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Bradshaw Baptist Church, 2187 Center Point Road, Pulaski, TN, 38478.
Survivors by wife Frances Abernathy of Pulaski; daughter Donna Abernathy Griggs, Carla Maxwell and husband Lane, both of Pulaski; son Darrell Abernathy and wife Darlene of Pulaski; sisters, Faye Reed and husband Robert of Hohenwald, Kaye McIntosh and husband Doug of Pulaski; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.