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SCPO Donald Harold Abney (USN, Ret.)

SCPO Donald Harold Abney (USN, Ret.)
  • August 15, 1939 - November 23, 2017
  • Moncks Corner, South Carolina

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“My condolences on the loss of your husband, father, and grandfather. He as my 3rd cousin once removed through the Adams family line. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: William Cavins - Winter Park, FL

“My condolences to the Abney family. I pray God comforts the family during this time of bereavement. May the many cherished and loving memories of...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Lisa - SC

“Our sincere condolences of Donnie's passing. We never met him, but his brother Jesse was a part of our family as he was married to cousin Jenny. We...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Don & Sharon Howard - Winchester, KY

“So sorry for you loss.sending prayer ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Marcey Reed- Boone - Winchester, KY

Elijah awards day “Love you Pop Pop thanks for never missing my awards day. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Janet Santiago

A picture of your babies.  You instilled a lot of great memories, stories and your personality. “Love you Pop Pop from your babies where your enrichment will still live on. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: JANET SANTIAGO

“Deepest sympathy to Ms. Neives, David, Kelley and his babies and family.We were friends for years before becoming family. You were a great person. ...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: JANET AND CHILI SANTIAGO

“The providers and staff are sorry to hear of your loss. Deepest sympathy to Ms. Abney and family. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: BERKELEY FAMILY PRACTICE

“Donna, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. My sincerest sympathy goes out to you and your family. May God bless. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Janet Broadus - Hanahan, SC

“We are so saddened to hear of Mr. Abney's passing. He was such a kind gentleman. He took great pride in his yard and spending time with his...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Shelley Matthews - Moncks Corner, SC

“Had the privilege of him being my brother in law for 38 years. I was married to his brother Jesse. He was the best, had a heart of gold. Just visited...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Jenny Abney - Winchester, KY

“I love you uncle Donnie and i miss you and i will see you again one day ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Billy Means - Lexington, KY


SCPO Donald Harold Abney, (USN, Ret.), 78, of Moncks Corner, South Carolina, husband of Nieves Cawaling Abney died Thursday, November 23, 2017. His funeral service will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road at 1:00 pm. Interment with military honors will follow in Plantation Memorial Gardens, 3345 South Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner, SC. The family will receive friends Monday, November 27, 2017 in the Northwoods Chapel from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.

Donald was born August 15, 1939 in Lansing, Michigan, and grew up in Kentucky, son of the late Fred Abney and the late Medie Lou Reed Abney. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Goose Creek.

He is survived by his wife, Nieves Abney of Moncks Corner, SC; son, David Abney (Kelley) of Summerville, SC; daughter, Donna Jean Abney of Goose Creek, SC; eight grandchildren, Carlin Lentz (Charlie), Kimber Bullington (Chris), Lauren Ard, Brynn Blake, Elijah Abney, Miranda Abney, Robyn Abney and Travis Abney; eight great grandchildren, Holdyn, Paceyn, Saryn, Morgan, Matthew, Abigail, Rachel and Bryant; three sisters, Mabel, Pamela, and Jonita. He was preceded in death by his son, Donald H. Abney, Jr., brother, Jessee, and sister, Barbara.