Andru Verne Marable

Athens Banner-Herald
Sunday, Jul 17 1977
Page 6

Andru Marable

Andru Verne Mable, 69, Bishop, died Friday afternoon in Atlanta.

Mr. Marable was a native of Jackson County and had lived in Oconee County most of his life.

Funeral services will be today at 3 p.m. from the Bishop Baptist Church with the Revs. Loyd Wood and Rufus Rowland officiating. Burial will be in the Bearden Cemetery. The body wil be placed in the church one hour prior to the service. Pallbearers will be Tom Adkins, Grady Graves, Robert Frantz, Fred O'Barr, Norman Brunswig and Len Fowler. Honorary pallbearer will be the deacons of the Bishop Baptist Church.

Mr. Marable is survived by his widow, Mrs. Clair Barnett Marable of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Marye Verne Watts of Owensboro, Ky; three sons, Bill Z. Marable of Athens, Robert S. Marable of High Shoals and Andru V. Marable II of Bishop; five sisters, Mrs. Reese Few of Crawford, Mrs. Al Short and Mrs. Carol Coleman, both of Athens, Mrs. Eston Terry of East Point and Mrs. Herchel Barnett of Watkinsville; and six grandchildren.

Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.