JOHNSTON, S.C. - Services for Mrs. Catherine Abney Franklin, 59, will be held Saturday, November 23, 2002, at 11 a.m., at Philippi Baptist Church with burial in Sunset Gardens Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., at Bland Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Phillipi Baptist Church, c/o Mark Fallaw, 203 Pine Knoll Lane Edgefield, SC 29824. Mrs. Franklin, a native of Johnston, died Wednesday, November 20, 2002. She was a daughter of the late Dalton and Irene Ouzts Abney. She was a homemaker and a member of Philippi Baptist Church. Survivors include daughters, Lisa C. Asbell, Johnston and Brenda Cockrell, Edgefield; brothers, Charles Abney, Johnston and Cleveland Abney, Ridge Spring; three grandchildren.
The Augusta Chronicle November 21, 2002