PINEVILLE — Wanda Abner age 78 of Pineville, KY passed away on December 26, 2013 at Knox County Hospital. She was born March 1, 1935 in Pineville, KY the daughter of the late Roy and Mae Moody Gibson. Wanda had been a homemaker and a member of Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by son Wayne Abner; brother's Sherman Gibson and Russell Gibson; sister Ruby Messer.
Survivors include her husband Thea Abner; children Kenneth Abner, Joe Abner, Charles Abner, Elizabeth (sis) Hanes and Geneva Messer. 16 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; like a son to them Bill Barlow and church family. A host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday December 28, 2013 at 10am at Brooks-Durham Funeral Home; burial will follow in the Calvin Jordan Cemetery in Knox County; pallbearers will be her grandsons. The family will receive friends Friday December 27, 2013 from 6PM until 9PM at Brooks Durham Funeral Home which is honored to be serving the Abner family. Guestbook at www.brooksdurhamfuneralhome.com