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Willard Abbett
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1891
Tuscumbia
Miller County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1985
Miller County
Missouri, USA

The Eldon Advertiser, October 1985

Willard Abbett, 94, of 314 A Shelton Ave., Eldon, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 1985. He was born Jan. 21, 1891, in Tuscumbia to Carroll and Nancy Denton Abbett. In 1915 he was married to Abbie Mitchell, who died November 1953. On Oct. 21, 1955, he was married in Jefferson City to Mary Henley, who survives.

Mr. Abbett was a retired farmer and former member of the Tuscumbia IOOF Lodge. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Christian Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are a son, Homer Abbett of Eldon; a daughter, Mrs. Norris (Lou) Waite of Eldon, a sister, Bertha Pyle of Denver, Colo.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home with the Rev. Randall Bunch officiating. Burial was in the Tuscumbia Cemetery.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Cairol Roundtree Abbett (1864 - 1941)
  Nancy Caroline Denton Abbett (1871 - 1940)
 
 Spouses:
  Abbie Frances Mitchell Abbett (1891 - 1953)
  Mary J. Henley Abbett (1906 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  Louisa Helen Abbett Waite (1919 - 1993)*
  William Homer Abbett (1923 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Abbett Barnhart (1887 - 1925)*
  Gertrude Abbett Nixdorf (1889 - 1970)*
  Willard Abbett (1891 - 1985)
  Cora Abbett Roulston (1892 - 1958)*
  Bertha Abbett Pyles (1894 - 1996)*
  Lucy Abbett Bear (1897 - 1971)*
  John Herman Abbett (1900 - 1968)*
  Elvin Charles Abbett (1904 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tuscumbia Cemetery
Tuscumbia
Miller County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Wayne Sampson
Record added: Aug 24, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5710901
Willard Abbett
Added by: P. A. (Bass) Anderson
 
Willard Abbett
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Added by: David M. Habben
 
 
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- Rachel Gillooly
 Added: Jan. 28, 2016
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- Bill Lewis
 Added: Nov. 12, 2014
Rest In Peace & God Bless
- Tammie Gunter
 Added: Jan. 7, 2005
 
 
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