She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Leon Hosmer Sherer and Cmdr. Thomas H. Abbott; sisters, ClaraBelle Brakefield, Pearl Hudson and Leva Rutledge; and brothers, Oscar, Ossie, Earl and Andrew Thomas.
She is survived by her children, Frank and Billie Rutledge, of Jasper, Marsha Moulder, and Tom Abbott of West Palm Beach, Fla. and Mike Abbott (Dawn) of Jasper; grandchildren, Sonya Parnell, Jeff Parnell, Frank Rutledge, Jr. (Tammy), Danielle Goins (Daniel), Mikah Abbott, all of Jasper, Sean, Kyle, Grant, and Evan Moulder, of West Palm Beach, Fla..; great-grandchildren Ansley and Mason Parnell, John Rutledge (Elisha), Ross Rutledge and Ethan Hendon, all of Jasper; and great-great-granddaughter, Maryella Rutledge.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Parnell, Hunter Allen, John Rutledge, Mikah Abbott, Mason Parnell and Ross Rutledge.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home from 11 am until 1 pm. Funeral services will be held immediately following visitation at 1 pm. Burial will be at Walker Memory Gardens. Bro. Don Graham will be officiating.
A special thanks to Lakewood Senior Living staff, The Terrace staff, and Mr. Howard Lollar for their care and compassion in the last years.
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Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503