Paul R. Abernathy, 70 was a former resident
Paul R. 'Ab" Abernathy, 70, formerly of North Vernon died Thursday, July 6, 2017 at his home in Holiday, Florida.
Although he held a variety of jobs throughout his life, Mr. Abernathy spent the majority of his career running a furniture refinishing business in southern Indiana. He was an avid Indiana University basketball fan, loved the outdoors, and enjoyed debating politics.
Mr. Abernathy was born and raised in Wabash.
Survivors include a daughter, Emily (Paul) Bell and a granddaughter, Olivia Marie Bell.
Mr. Abernathy was preceded in death by his parents, Lera Mae DeLauter Abernathy Hines and Robert Bruce Abernathy.