NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest Friday, July 27, 2001, Mrs. Marie McKie Abraham of Bradleyville Road. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m., Wednesday, August 1, 2001, at Hammond Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby G. Hankerson officiating. The burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Abraham, a native of Richmond County was a member of Spring Grove Baptist Church. She was owner and operator of Maria Person Care Home, Augusta. Survivors include her husband, Dock Abraham of the home; two stepdaughters, Marie Ford, Augusta, and Alberta Dawkins, New York; her stepmother, Carrie McKie, Homestead, Fla.; a sister, Willie Mae Newsome, Brooklyn, N.Y.; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three brothers-in-law, Arthur (Irene) Abraham, Willie (Dorothy) Abraham and Jake Anderson, North Augusta; sister-in-law, Amelia Randolph, Brooklyn, N.Y.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends may call at the residence. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 29, 2001