Lena Mae Abernathy

Born: Mon., Jun. 24, 1940
Died: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018


3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Nov. 02, 2018
Location: Wards Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Nov. 03, 2018
Location: Wards Funeral Home

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Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Lena Mae Abernathy, 78, of Gainesville. Rev. Mike Grizzle will officiate. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Abernathy passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018.

A native of Hall County, Mrs. Abernathy was the daughter of the late Hubert L. and Fannie Mae (Albertson) Turner. She was preceded in death by her husband, Winfred E. Abernathy; daughter, Debra Clark and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include daughters and son law, Sue and Doug Garrett; son and daughter in law, Dean and Susan Sullens; grandchildren, Michael Sullens, Amanda and Jamie Morris, Dean Garrett, Angela Garrett, Stephen Sullens and Emily Sullens; step grandchildren, Michael Campbell, Melinda and John Hughes and Rachel Campbell; great grandchildren, Patricia Clark, T. J.  Clark and Kailee Misencik; several nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be sent to wardsfh.com Ward’s Funeral Home, 758 Main Street SW in charge of arrangements.

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Patricia Ann Trusty
   Posted Fri November 02, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Lena at Beaulieu aka Coronet Carpet. She was one tough cookie. I liked working with her and being a friend to as she was to me.

Ginger & Jeff Garrison
   Posted Fri November 02, 2018
Lena Mae was one of the sweetest, caring souls we have ever had the pleasure of knowing...You all have our Deepest Sympathy!! God Bless... Love you all!!

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