NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Ms. Virginia Abney, 57, of Ridgeview Manor Apt. 413A, entered into rest December 18, 2006. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Ms. Abney, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church. Survivors include two daughters, Pamela Abney, Carteret, N.J. and Yolanda Abney, North Augusta, S.C.; four brothers, John H. Abney, Jr., North Augusta, S.C., Albert Abney and Larry Abney, Augusta, Ga., and Kenneth Abney, Columbia, S.C.; five sisters, Videll (Rev. John) Minitee, Newark, N.J., Eva Martin, North Augusta, S.C., Hattie Abney, East Orange, N.J., Thelma Smith and Mary Wilson, Graniteville, S.C.; two aunts, Hattie Abney, Augusta, Ga. and Elizabeth Anderson, Burnettown, S.C.; three grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Friends may call at the residence. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle-December 19, 2006