Roberta Jordan Abercrombie, 93, of Loretto, Tenn., passed away July 25, 2010, at her residence. She was a retired school teacher, a charter member of Gum Springs Baptist Church and a member of the Lawrence County Retired Teachers Association.
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Survivors include her daughter, Rozell Thigpen and husband, Gerald; son, Kenneth A. Abercrombie Sr.; grandchildren, Kenny Abercrombie and wife, April, John Abercrombie, Christy Wilson and husband, James, Curt Abercrombie and wife, Meagan; great-grandchildren, Jake, Hunter and Gram Abercrombie, Courtney Abercrombie, Bailey Urban and Samuel Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Milburn Curtis Abercrombie; parents, Andrew and Belle Jordan; brothers, Clarence, Clayton and Alton Jordan; sisters, Erna Powell, Pauline McGuire, Valeria Jordan and Lois Ive (Jack) Rucker.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 28, at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Robert Adair officiating. Burial will be in Restview Cemetery, Loretto.
Pallbearers will be Willie Lee Flippo, Keith Smith, Hugh Don Jordan, Elbert Powell, Patton Powell, Johnny Powell Jr. and Terry Laws.
Memorials may be made to Gum Springs Baptist Church building fund, 932 Wesley Chapel Road, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464, or to the
Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Greenhill Funeral Home - Florence
8450 Highway 43
Florence, AL 35634
Published in Florence Times Daily on July 27, 2010