Sybil Jordan Abernathy
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SALISBURY - Mrs. Sybil Jordan Abernathy, 72, of Kings Terrace, went home to be with her Lord Sunday Oct. 30, 2011, at Rowan Regional Medical Center.
Born Nov. 29, 1938, in Rowan County, she was the daughter of the late Everette and Dixie Wilhelm Jordan. She was a 1957 graduate of China Grove High School and Evans Business College.
Mrs. Abernathy was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Salisbury, where she was a Sunday School teacher, served on the Board of Trustees and was the church clerk. She also was involved in the Christian Women's Club.
Her career was with First Union Bank where she was Senior Vice President / bank manager at the Rockwell location. She was a member of Credit Professionals.
Her hobbies were traveling, reading and the companionship of her dog.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sister Jean Jordan in 1980.
Those left to cherish her memories are her husband of 53 years, William Clinton Abernathy; daughter Suzan A. Lambert and husband Rick of Salisbury; grandchildren Jessica S. Bostian and husband Jeremy and Nicholas A. Stamey, both of Salisbury; and great-grandchild Zoe Camille Bostian.
Visitation and Service: Visitation Tuesday, 6-8 p.m. at Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home, China Grove, with service Wednesday, 2 p.m., First Baptist Church, Salisbury, with Rev. Kenneth Lance, minister. Entombment fofllowing at West Lawn Memorial Park.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 223 N. Fulton St., Salisbury, NC 28144.
Online condolences may be made at www.linnhoneycuttfuneralhome.com
Published in Salisbury Post on Nov. 1, 2011