Mrs. Leola Abernathy, 91, Of LaGrange, GA passed away Tuesday July 25, 2017, at Florence Hand Home. The daughter of the late Charner Franklin Cook and Ethel Miller Cook.
She was a member of Golden Joy and the Pepperettes. A member of Shoal Creek Baptist Church and past member of The Active Life and Pilot Club of LaGrange. She was co owner of Abernathy’s Wrecker Service and retired after many years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Herbert Abernathy, sister; Billie Ruth Cook, brothers; Frank Cook and Wayne Cook; Parents, Charner F. Cook and Ethel Cook; and step mother, Mattie Cook.
Survivors includes daughters; Deborah (Buck) Davis, Dale (Tim) Henderson; Sons; Roger (Lola) Neal, Ronnie (Yvonne) Neal; grandchildren; Jeff (Tina) Davis, Lindsey (Jason) Garmon, Brittney (Andy) Ford, Wesley Davis, Amy (Matt) Livingston, Haylee (Brandon) Lowary, Nichole(Johnny) Lockard, Susan Neal, Leigh Anne Neal, Connor (Callie) Neal, Holden Neal; brother Bob (Pat) Cook; sister-in-laws, Eva Cook and Evelyn Cook; eighteen great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
The Gathering of family and friends will be Thursday July 27, 2017, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. and the Celebration of Life will be Friday July 28, 2017, at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel at 11 a.m. The family will be at the home of her daughter Deborah Davis on 104 Smokemont Drive in LaGrange, GA.
Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.
Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636