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Roy Frank Abbott
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1910
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1989
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA

Services for Frank Roy Abbott, 78, of Mineral Wells, will be 3 p.m. Saturday, March 11 in the White's Mineral Wells Chapel with burial in the Sturdivant Cemetery. The Rev. Buddy Ballinger and Kennweth McMinn will officiate with White's Mineral Wells Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Abbott died Thursday, March 9 in Mineral Wells. He was born July 25, 1910 in Mineral Wells to Frank Harrison and Sallie Taylor Hill Abbott.

He retired from Southern Airways and was a farmer and a rancher. He was a member of the Fairview Baptist Church.

Survivors are his sister-in-law, Louise Abbott of Mineral Wells; six nieces, Mattie Buchanan, Willia Mae Hubbard and Mary Ann Dinwiddie, all of Mineral Wells, Lucille Barrett of Fort Worth, Joyce Houck of Karnes City and Lexie Turnipseed of Montgomery, Ala.; and four nephews, Cecil Jordan Withers of Mineral Wells, Langdon Withers of Mansfield, Roger H. Abbott Jr., of Cleburne and Lloyd C. Hudman of LaPorte.

Pallbearers will be Mike Adkins, Bill Fincher, Alec Harrington, Larry Harrington, Fred "Bud" White and George "Shorty" Holland.

Honorary pallbearers will be G. T. Hayes, Roy Hayes, Newt Hayes, Lee Walker, Johnie Glidewell and Harold Hail. - obituary

1. 1920 census - Palo Pinto Co., TX: Pct. #5, E.D. 197, p. 3B, 51/56 [age 9; b. TX].
2. 1930 census - Palo Pinto Co., TX: Pct. #5, E.D. 182-15, p. 12A [225A], 232/260 [laborer - general farm] [age 19; b. TX].
3. Birth record.
4. Funeral Register (White's).
5. Obituary, "Mineral Wells Index," 10 Mar 1989.
6. Funeral card.
7. Tombstone.
8. "History of Palo Pinto County, TX," 1986. 
Family links: 
  Frank Harrison Abbott (1867 - 1934)
  Sarah Taylor Hill Abbott (1871 - 1966)
  Bessie Lee Abbott (1899 - 1984)*
  Anna Lou Abbott Withers (1904 - 1985)*
  Roy Frank Abbott (1910 - 1989)
*Calculated relationship
Sturdivant Cemetery
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
Plot: C4 #7
Maintained by: Beckie Saar Leone
Originally Created by: Toni Turk
Record added: May 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6443423
Roy Frank Abbott
Added by: Toni Turk
Roy Frank Abbott
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- arlene of Indiana
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