Date of Funeral:
Abilene Eugene Lynn, 68, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2013, at a local nursing facility. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 8, 2013, at North 10th and Treadaway Church of Christ, 934 North Treadaway, Abilene, with Fredrick Starks and Mike Bonner officiating. Burial will follow in Abilene City Cemetery, directed by Community Memorial Funeral Home, 1443 North 2nd Street, Abilene. The family will receive friends at a visitation 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Eugene Lynn was born on November 1, 1944 in Pampa, Texas to Roy and Elizabeth Lynn. He graduated high school and moved to Abilene, Texas in 1965 where he met and married Ora Reed in 1967. Eugene worked at U.S. Brass until his health declined. Eugene was a member of the North 10th and Treadaway Church of Christ where he remained faithful until his death. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Elizabeth Lynn; a brother and a sister, Zona Williams. Eugene leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Ora Lynn of Abilene, Texas; five daughters, Brenda Starks of San Antonio, Texas, Donna Lewis, Lisa Placid, Harriett Ross, and Sharon Lynn, all of Abilene, Texas; two sons, Cedric Reed of Belleville, Illinois and Fredrick Starks of San Antonio, Texas; a sister, Faye Wilson of Fort Worth, Texas; twenty grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. You may view and sign the guestbook at http://www.communitymemorialfh.com/.