Mary Jewell Abercrombie

October 8, 1921August 15, 2012

Mary Jewell Abercrombie, age 90, of Roswell, died August 15, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles, after 59 years of marriage. She is survived by two sisters, Barbara Hardeman and Dorothy Franklin, four children, Julia Anderson, Elaine (Charles) Booker, Charlotte (Donald) Hayes and Sonny (Angie) Abercrombie. A large part of her legacy is 8 grandchildren, Mark (Melanie) Booker, Mandy (Brannon) Gravitt, Chip (Jennifer) Green, Lisa (John) Murphy, Ashley Gaze, Melanie (Nate) Shean, Lindsay Abercrombie and Carmen Rice. She is also survived by 7 great grand children. Jewell was a homemaker and was an avid gardener serving as President of her Roswell garden club, member of Homemakers Club, a wonderful southern cook, and was truly a southern Gentlewoman. Funeral services will be held on August 20, 2012 at Roswell Funeral Home Chapel on Mansell Road, at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be held at Greenlawn Cemetery. The Abercrombie family will receive visitors on Sunday 19, 2012 from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M.. If you prefer to do donations in lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Crossroads Hospice, 1957 Lakeside Parkway, Suite 500, Tucker, GA. 30084 or The Fountainview Center, 2631 North Druid Hills Road, Atlanta, GA. 30329. Roswell Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.


  • visitation Sunday, August 19, 2012
  • Visitation Sunday, August 19, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, August 20, 2012
  • Burial following the chapel service Monday, August 20, 2012

Mary Jewell Abercrombie

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Claire Gaissert- Hallman

August 20, 2012

Sonny and Angie,
So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.
Dave and Claire Hallman

Dwight Taylor

August 19, 2012

May this wonderful family draw closer to God and each other in honor of a wonderful mother. We love you all as we share loving memories and count our blessings for having known the Abercrombie Family all these years. Dot, Dwight, Debbie and all the Taylor Family.

August 19, 2012

So Saddened by Mrs. Abercrombie's dealth. My love & prayers to all.

Betty Mac

August 18, 2012

So sorry to hear about Mrs.Abercombie'sdealth. My love & prayers to all of you @ this sad time.. Betty Mac

T. Jenkins

August 18, 2012

May the love of family and friends carry you through your time of grief.
"For just as the Father raises the dead up and makes them alive, so the Son also makes those alive whom he wants to."- John 5:21

August 18, 2012

With deepest sympathy to the Abercrombie family during your time of grief...Psalm 46:1...God is for us a refuge and strength, A help that is readily to be found during difficult times...May God provide you with peace and comfort to endure the days ahead.

August 18, 2012

My deepest condolences to your family. May God sustain you in your time of sorrow. (1 Peter 5:6,7)

Ms. Whiting

August 18, 2012

It's times like these that really helps you to rely on GOd, He is the source of all comfort. May He guide the Family to peace, so trust in Him.
- Renee, Atlanta, GA -

A. S.

August 18, 2012

My deepest sympathies to the family of Mary Abercrombie. I hope that you draw some comfort in knowing that God is near to all those calling upon his name; and is always ready to show his strength in behalf of those whose heart is complete toward him. (Psalm 145:18; 2 Chron. 16:9)


August 18, 2012

My condolences to the Abercrombie family. May you all find comfort in Gods word.(1cor.15:21,22).