James Lewis Abbott, 51, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, after a brief battle with cancer.
Born Feb. 21, 1959, in Hornersville, Mo., son of the late Wayne and Helen Abbott, he enjoyed fishing and gardening.
Survivors include one daughter, Chrissi Abbott, of Paragould, Ark.; two brothers, Bobby Abbott, of Senath, and Gary Abbott, of Texas; three sisters, Patsy Vaughn, of Hornersville, Doris Furlow, of Senath and Shirley McCracken, of Hornersville; two grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and four sisters, Sue Holloway, Phyllis Potter Brown, Betty Abbott and Barbara Sewell.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 25, at the Hornersville Baptist Church in Hornersville with Rev. Paul Moore officiating.
Faith Funeral Service in Manila, Ark., is in charge of arrangements.