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Mary J. Abney

Mary J. Abney, 90, Milltown, died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Indian Creek Health and Rehabilitation Center in Corydon.
Born May 21, 1916, in Henry County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Clem C., and Nannie Elizabeth Ballard Staley.
She was a member of Cross of Calvary Baptist Church near Corydon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Vernon C. Abney and Melwood Cranfill; a son, Melwood E. Cranfill; and a sister, Lillie Staley.
Survivors include a son, Calvin Cranfill; two daughters, Mary Ann Bloyd and Edna E. Walter; four stepsons, Lyle W., Vernon W., Ralph S. and Rodney G. Abney; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Monday, March 26, at 11 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon with burial in Smithfield (Ky.) Cemetery.
Officiant: Pastor Tim Johnson.
Pallbearers: Her grandchildren.