Judith Eileen Abernathy, age 64, of Blue Ridge, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta.
Mrs. Abernathy was born December 19, 1953, in Seattle, Washington, to the late Charles E. Townsend and Mary Lou Williams. Judith was an award winning artist and crafter. Her works included beautifully detailed paintings, masquerade masks and dolls. She was preceded in death by her father.
Survivors include husband, Joseph Abernathy; daughter, Debbie Robinson; daughter, Susie (Noori) Al-Maliky; son, Greg Abernathy; two brothers, Robert Townsend and Jeff Townsend; two sisters, Roberta Williams and Jenny Williams and nine grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 3 p.m., at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with Dr. Tom Jordan officiating.
The family will receive friends at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home Saturday, December 8, 2018, after the service from 4-6 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Eastern Star Ellijay Chapter #340 (212 Oak Ridge Lane, Ellijay, GA 30536).
Arrangements entrusted to the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, Georgia. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.