Abernathy, Bob Bob Abernathy, a resident of Dallas for over 56 years, passed from this life April 25, 2012 in Denison, Texas. Mr. Abernathy was born September 18, 1923 at Opal, Arkansas. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 45 Years, Pauline Abernathy, and his son Ron Abernathy. He is survived by his Daughter, Janis Abernathy, of Scotland, and his son and daughter in law, Don and Barbara Abernathy, of Fort Smith, Arkansas. Mr. Abernathy had Three Grandchildren, Ron and Kristy Abernathy of Fort Smith, Arkansas, and Don Abernathy, Jr. of Cumming, Georgia. Mr. Abernathy had one great Grandson, Will Abernathy of Cumming, Georgia. He leaves a neighbor Friend, Wyanetta Macon. Mr. Abernathy served in World War II as a flight instructor in the Naval Air Corp. After the war he earned a degree in business from the University of Arkansas, coming to Dallas in 1953. He was part owner and vice president of Atlas Architectural Metals on Lovett Street. Honorary pallbearers will be Arlan Tate, Jim Martin, and Kenneth Odle. Mr. Abernathy was a member of the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ for 55 Years. He was a sincere Christian man. He was loved and respected by all who knew him. Services will be held at the Grove Hill Funeral Home, 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2012 with Visitation from 12 noon - 2 p.m. Burial to follow at Grove Hill Memorial Park.
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Published in Dallas Morning News from Apr. 27 to Apr. 28, 2012