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David Abrams (8-29-14) service 8-31-14

David Keeton Abrams, 72, of Savannah, died Friday, Aug. 29.
He was born in Lutts, the son of George Edwin and Susie Mae Lawson Abrams.
Mr. Abrams was one of the first employees at what was then Tennessee River Pulp and Paper in Counce. He worked in their maintenance department as a welder for 26 years until his retirement. His tenure there brought about his membership in the United Steel Workers of America. During his youth he was one of Parris Manufacturing’s Savannah Cadets.
He is survived by three daughters, Diana Abrams Barker of Pickwick, Lindy Abrams Alexander of Savannah and Melanie Abrams Burkholder of Carlsbad, Calif.; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, David Keith Abrams; and his great-granddaughter.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Darryl Worley Foundation, 935 Wayne Road, Savannah, Tenn. 38372.
A graveside service was held on Sunday, Aug. 31, at the Memory Gardens in Savannah.

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