Abilene in Taylor County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Laughter Undertaking Co.
Operated since 1945 by Russell and Willena North and their family; now known as North’s Funeral Home.
Erected 1985 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3047.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1905.
Location. 32° 27.1′ N, 99° 44.279′ W. Marker is in Abilene, Texas, in Taylor County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Orange Street and N. 3rd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Weather Bureau Building (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Guitar Mansion (about 700 feet away); Site of Abilene's First School (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bankhead Highway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hotel Wooten (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Hotel Grace (approx. ¼ mile away); Abilene Reporter-News (approx. ¼ mile away); Texas & Pacific Railroad Depot (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Abilene.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.