Arthur W. Abney

Born: Sun., Jul. 21, 1940
Died: Sun., Dec. 5, 2010

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Arthur W. Abney of St. Charles, MO passed away Sunday, December 5, 2010 at the age of 70. He was born July 21, 1940 in Goodwater, Missouri to Leslie P. Abney and Letha Parks Abney. On August 1, 1992, he was united in marriage to Shirley Parmer Abney.

Arthur was a driver for Be-Mac Trucking in St. Louis and retired after thirty-five years.

He is survived by his wife Shirley of St. Charles, MO; three sons, Rob Abney and wife Krista of Baldwin, MO, Brent Abney and wife Earlene of O'Fallon, MO and Richard Abney of Old Monroe, MO; five daughters, Robin Younger and Christy Dalton of Granite City, IL Bobbi Campbell of Marian, IL, Stephanie Cherry of Staunton, IL, and Kelly Sinovich and husband Matt of O'Fallon, MO; eighteen grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Arnold Abney and wife Betty of Steelville, MO; one sister, Vernice Englehardt of Steelville, MO; sister-in-law Martha Abney of Salelm, MO; brother-in-law Radis Skaggs of Viburnum, MO; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Herman Abney and wife Hilda and Leman Abney; sisters, Bertha Thornton and husband Leonard, Velma Byrd and husband Paul, Shirley Herr and husband Bob, Verda Hawthorne and husband Thurman and Norma Jean Skaggs.

Memorial service was held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, MO with Rev. Jerry Beers officiating.
Special music of "When We All Get to Heaven" and "Go Rest High" was played.

Committal prayer and inurnment were in the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Salem, MO.

The Family was served by the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, MO.

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Doris Abney Hudson
   Posted Thu December 09, 2010
Sorry to hear about your lost, the family will be in my prayers.

mary cannon
   Posted Sun September 27, 2015
Please accept my sympathy over the loss of your dear love one, I am writing to share with you the bible hope of a future resurrection. The bible tells us at 1 corinthians 15 : 26 that our enemy death will soon be destroyed by God. This is a hope that is held out to all mankind, including your love one.MAY the God of tender mercy be a source of comfort to you during your time of mourning.

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