Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


April 5, 2012

Danny Abdon 1955-2012

LOAD — Danny Leon Abdon 57, of Load, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 5, 2012, at his residence.

He was born April 3, 1955, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a son of the late Freeman and Ida Claro Archey Abdon.

He was a master logger and the owner of Abdon Lumber Co. in Load. He was a former member of the Load Community Center and the Load Volunteer Fire Department and was a Christian.

Danny is survived by his wife, Patty Skeens Abdon; a son, Danny L. Abdon Jr. of Load; two daughters, Heather L. McDowell and her husband, Jacob, of South Shore and Katrina D. Craig and her husband, Dan, of Harrodsburg; two brothers, Jerry L. Abdon of Load and Marshall E. Abdon of Lloyd; a sister, Connie S. Mabry of Columbus; three grandchildren, Levi McDowell, Kelly Craig and Leslie Craig; and several nieces, nephews and extended family and friends of the Load Community.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Greenup Wesleyan Church by Brothers Donnie Smith and Paul Martin.

Burial will be in Bentley Cemetery in Load.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, April 6, 2012, and two hours before services Saturday at the church.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup.

Condolences may be sent to wrightsfuneralhome.com.  

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