Lisa Lee Abraham, 51 of Baxter passed away Monday November 9, 2015 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY following a sudden illness.
Lisa was a native of Harlan, KY and was born Nov. 2, 1964 to the late Benjamin Louis Abraham, Jr and Joyce Evelyn Jones Abraham.
A 1982 graduate of Harlan High School, she attended Lincoln Memorial University where she studied chemistry; however she chose to pursue her dream as a music educator and thus Sound Effects was established. She was an example of a truly unselfish person and her gift of music, which she shared with so many, will keep her alive forever. Her love for her community and her alma mater, Harlan High School was evident by her 11 years as the Harlan Alumni Association President. She was the true epitome of “Once A Dragon, Always A Dragon” She also brought the love of music to her church as the Pianist at the Harlan Christian Church.
She leaves those behind to mourn her passing are Brothers, Rodney (Debbie) Abraham of Richmond, KY, Todd (Denise) Abraham of Harlan; niece, Abbey Brooke Abraham; nephews, Benjamin Todd Abraham and Adam Lee Abraham; she leaves several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many close friends, and the countless music students over the years.
A celebration of Lisa’s Life and the music she so loved will be held 1:00 pm Saturday (Nov.14) at the Harlan Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Noah officiating.
She will be laid to rest beside her beloved parents at the Resthaven Cemetery, Keith, KY.
Pallbearers will be Todd Abraham, Ben Abraham, Adam Abraham, Rodney Abraham, Mike King, Jeff Horn, Brad Abraham, and Greg Abraham.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Jeff Jones and the many current and former students who came to know her as Ms. Lisa.
Visitation will be Saturday Nov. 14 from 11:00 am until the funeral hour at the Harlan Baptist Church.
Her last unselfish act, has carried on even after death, as her loving family chose to make Lisa an Organ Donor, so even in death, others will have the gift of life.
Please feel free to share a memory or photo of Lisa at www.aljfh.com
Anderson-Laws & Jones Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Abraham Family.