Obituary of Ralph Abernathy

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Ralph Abernathy

Ralph David Abernathy Sr. (born March 11, 1926 in Linden, Alabama) was an activist and clergy who was best known for being ordained in the Baptist tradition in 1948. He was known as a friend and mentor of Martin Luther King Jr. Ralph died on April 17, 1990 and his death was because of heart attack. He died rather young at age 64.

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Ralph Abernathy Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Abernathy, Ralph
    • Common Name: Ralph Abernathy
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Linden, Alabama, United States
    • Birth Date: March 11, 1926
    • Age: 64 (at death)
    • Occupations:
    • Religion: Baptist
    • Political Affiliation: Democratic
    • Net Worth: $1.5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Gold (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Ralph's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Ralph David Abernathy Sr.
    • Father: William L. Abernathy
    • Mother: Louivery Valentine Abernathy (née Bell)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Juanita Abernathy (married 1952-1990, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Ralph David Abernathy III (1959-2016)
      • Ralph David Abernathy Jr. (August 16, 1953-August 18, 1953)
      • Kwame Luthuli Abernathy
    • Daughter(s):
      • Donzaleigh Abernathy
      • Juandalynn R. Abernathy

Death Notice:

  • Date: April 17 1990 at age 64
  • Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • Cause of Death: Heart attack
  • Interment: Entombed in the Chapel Mausoleum of Lincoln Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia

Category Tags:

ActivistClergy American Born on March 11th Born in 1926 Born in Alabama Died in 1990 Died at age 64 Died from Heart attack

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"Ralph Abernathy was a trailblazing civil rights activist and leader, whose legacy of courage and commitment to social justice will continue to inspire future generations long after his passing. (V)"

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