Wanda Lee Looney ABERNATHY-Services for Wanda Lee Looney, 80, of New Deal, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, in the First Baptist Church, New Deal, with Rev. George Carkeet officiating. Burial will follow in the Strip Cemetery, Abernathy, under the direction of Abell Funeral Home & Flower Shop of Abernathy, Texas. Mrs. Looney died at her home, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016. She was born April 4, 1936, to Joe Clinton Jake and Nona Lee (Teal) Wylie on the family Teal family farm near New Deal. She graduated from Whiteface High School in 1953 and married Perry Looney on Sept. 2, 1953, in Amarillo, Texas. After their marriage, she moved to New Deal from the V& Ranch in Whiteface, Texas. She was a member of the Community Church, riding horses, gardening, and water Skiing. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Kevan Looney, and a brother, Paul Joe Wylie. She is survived by her husband, Perry of New Deal; two daughters, Renay Roberts and Stephen of Dripping Springs, Texas, and Rendy Harkey and husband, Cliff of Cotton Center, Texas; four grandchildren, Slader Roberts, Cale, Jake and Piper Harkey; a sister-in-law, Jan Wylie of Shallowater; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
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