Tommy F. Abraham, Sr.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:00 AM
Tommy F. Abraham, Sr., 87, a retired salesman for Clarksdale Motors, died Feb. 18, 2014, at Community Hospice in Verona.
Visitation was Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, from 9-10:45 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale.
Funeral services followed beginning at 11 a.m. with burial in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale was handling the arrangements.
Mr. Abraham attended St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale.
Survivors include daughters, Susan Abraham Sandlin of Oxford, Cathy Abraham Mitchell of Southaven and Angela Abraham of New Orleans, La.; sons, Joseph Abraham of Memphis, Tenn., Johnny Abraham of Oxford, Jimmy Abraham of Starkville, Nicky Abraham of Baton Rouge, La. and Tommy Abraham, Jr. of Sugar Land, Texas; and brother, Jerry Abraham of Birmingham, Ala. He also leaves behind 11 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue Eakin Abraham; and his parents, Rashida and William Abraham.
Memorials may be sent to Tommy and Sue Abraham Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit that provides scholarships to promising young musicians with limited resources. Memorial donations may be mailed to the Foundation at 8556 Jefferson Highway, Suite B, Baton Rouge, LA. 70809.