Services for Mildred M. (Denson) Abercrombie, 82, of Mentor, will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Ave., Willoughby.
Mrs. Abercrombie passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, at her home.
Born June 20, 1930, in Middletown, she was raised in Virginia and had lived in Lake County for more than 50 years.
She enjoyed gardening and most especially spending time with her family.
Mrs. Abercrombie was the manager at the former Mentor Drive-In theatre, and later worked at Heather Hill in Chardon in the dementia care unit. She retired after 15 years of service.
Survivors are her husband of 15 years, David L. Abercrombie Sr.; daughters, Charolette (Chris Sr.) Dingley of Painesville and Linda (Dave Jr.) Abercrombie of Perry and Phyllis Abercrombie of Georgia; son, Clark (Karen) Abercrombie of Painesville; grandchildren, Merri Beth (John Ervine) Nagy, Brian Nagy, Christel (Kevin) Bryant, Christopher (Dorie Hoffman) Dingley, Joseph Dingley, Jennifer (Solomon Mosby) Abercrombie, Danielle (Jason Kral) Abercrombie, Gary (Jennifer) Muehl Jr., Roxanne (Nathan) Brown, Suzanne (Alan) Polley, Cole and Reed Abercrombie, Tonia DeLong and Sheila Nuzum; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. She is also survived by her sisters, Ruby Ramsey of Virginia, Betty Stovall of North Carolina and Alice Faye Delph of Indiana; and brothers, Alva Saylor of Indiana, Bill Saylor and Junior Saylor, both of Tennessee; R.S. Saylor of Virginia and Donnie Saylor of Alabama. She also leaves many nieces, nephews and their families.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, M.C. Denson; parents, Loyd and Retha (Brock) Saylor; brothers, Granville, Chester and Franklin Saylor; and stepson, Michael Abercrombie.
The family would like to acknowledge Laurie Beasley for her loving care and dedication during Mildred's illness.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, encourages contributions to Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc., 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110-2602 or the
, 1689 E. 115th Street, Cleveland, OH 44106.