Clipped From The Courier-Journal
Erskine L. "Sarge" Ha-burne, 85, of 6508 Melrose Ave., died Saturday at SS. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital. He was a native of Pennington Gap, Va., and a retired Army sergeant first class who had served 30 years. He was a veteran of World War II and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Millcreek Post 5421. Survivors: his wife, the former Lois Adams; five sons, William H. Haburne of Hawaii and Erskine E., Colonel C, Marshall L. and Bob J. Haburne; two daughters, Virginia L. Hooks and Deta B. Dunn, both of Florida; two brothers, H. L. Haburne of Michigan and Earl Haburne of Pennington Gap; a sister, Mollie Turner of Pennington Gap; 21 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral: 1 p.m. Tuesday, W. G. Hardy Shively Funeral Home, 4101 Dixie Highway, with burial in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.