Newsbank Archive
December 01, 2015
Ethel York Abernathy
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Funeral services for Ethel York Abernathy, 90, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dave Fortner and the Rev. Jerry Vandiver officiating. Burial will follow the service at Union Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Abernathy died July 20, 2014, at Habersham Home West.

Born Aug. 27, 1923, in White County, she was the daughter of Amos and Mattie York. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Miles “H.M.” Abernathy.

Mrs. Abernathy was a lifetime member of Union Baptist Church in White County.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Allen and Gertrude Abernathy of Clarkesville; granddaughters and their spouses, Angela and David Savage and Beth and Charles Giaquinta, both of Clarkesville; great-grandson, Christopher Savage and his spouse Cari of Cartersville; great-granddaughter, Tiffany Savage of Clarkesville; and a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. today, July 23.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.

The Northeast Georgian

July 23, 2014