Mr. Floyd Donald Abney of Indianapolis, Indiana and formerly of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Saturday, November 28, 2020, at the I.U. Medical Center West in Avon, Indiana, having attained the age of 89 years, 4 months, and 15 days. He was born in Kettle, Kentucky on Monday, July 13, 1931, the son of James Bradley and Vada Belle (Hawn) Abney. He was of Church of Christ faith, a retiree from Alwinco doing home improvements, and was a proud Korean War Veteran.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary B. (Philpott) Abney, whom he wed on Saturday, September 9, 1950, sisters, Lessie Abney, Jane Crawford, Clara England, Minnie White, Dorothy O’Driscall, Stella Richison, half-sisters, Ann Murphy, Elizabeth Guzier, brother, McKinley Abney, half-brothers, Herbert Long, and Rubin Abney.
He is survived by his daughter, Connie (& Paul) Barnett, and granddaughter, Morgan Barnett.
The funeral service was conducted on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris New Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Burial was in the Murley Cemetery in Cumberland County Kentucky. Casket bearers were Mark New, Jaya Murphy, Tom Storie, Dennis McWhorter, Mark Elmore, and Chastian McWhorter.
Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky was honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.
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