Visitation will be held today, Nov. 14, 2013, from noon until 1 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held today, Nov. 14, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the Kilgore-Green Chapel with Waymon Ashley officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Holy Church of Christ Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ada and Marion Abbott; and five siblings, Arnold Abbott, Vivian Eddy, Clarence Abbott, John Abbott and Herman Abbott.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Doris Abbott; two children, Debbie Walker (Jerry) and Rhonda Bolton (Stanley); four grandchildren, Lisa Nichols (Mark), Jeremy Walker (Beth), Christy West (Chris), and Lori Rigsby (Richard); 12 great-grandchildren, Drew Nichols, Hunter Nichols, Lynlee Nichols, Maci Nichols, Jordan Walker, Kaylee Walker, Emma Walker, Laine Walker, Dillan West, Sydney West, Briley Rigsby and Cole Rigsby; and sister, Gaynell Myers.
You may sign the online register and express condolences to the family at www.kilgoregreenfuneralhome.com.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503