Robert Boyd Abston

PETERSON Robert Boyd Abston, age 76, of Peterson, died Nov. 28, 2012, at DCH Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Memory Hill Gardens with Palmer Kizziah officiating and Memory Chapel Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider, directing. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and brother.

Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Nell Abston; his son, Robert Timothy Abston; his sisters, Mary Darby, Dot Parsons, and Betty Kizziah; and his grandson, Cody Timothy Abston.

He was a good, hard-working man who cherished his family and friends. Everyone who knew him enjoyed his company, and he enjoyed them. Robert Abston loved his wife, loved his life, and always put his family first. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Pallbearers will be Cody Timothy Abston, Robert Timothy Abston, Gary Dale, Joel Kizziah, Glen Kizziah, Wayne Simmons, Tim Price, and Jeff Darby.

Honorary pallbearers are friends and neighbors of the Peterson community, Price Construction, and Dr. David Harding and his office.

Condolences may be offered at

Funeral Home

Memory Chapel Funeral Home
2200 Skyland Blvd East Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
(205) 553-1430

Published in Tuscaloosa News on Nov. 29, 2012