SHREVEPORT, LA - Mr. Robert L. Abney, Jr., 58, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2009. A memorial service will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 9th, in the Chapel of Osborn Funeral Home.
Mr. Abney was a native and lifelong resident of Shreveport. He served in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was an avid outdoorsman and supporter of all wildlife.
Mr. Abney was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy R. Williamson. He is survived by his wife and best buddy of 35 years, Christine House Abney; father, Robert L. Abney; mother-in-law, Sally House; brother-in-law, Bill "Trey" House and wife, Snurzey; sister-in-law, Glynn Murray and husband, Robert; nieces, Heather H. Bingham and Blake Judlin; and nephews, Brent House and Christopher Judlin.
Pallbearers will be Trey House, Brent House, David Hawkins, Kenny Campbell, Donnie Thames and David Sipes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jewell Bonnette, Bobby Vaughn, Jimmy Lafitte, David Rambin and all of his co-workers at Calumet Refinery. OSBORNFUNERALHOME.NET
Published in Shreveport Times from October 8 to October 9, 2009