Died—March 31, 2016 Emory Catern Abbott, age 68, passed away Thursday, March 31, 2016 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. He is survived by his mother—Lorene Abbott; three daughters—Marci (Michael) Johnson of Lexington, Emily Abbott, and Vonda (Rodney) Mitchell of Somerset. He is also survived by his sisters—Rachel Keith, Marlene Rose, Connie Foster, Nova Calhoun and Doris Foster; and his brother—Jerry Abbott; along with eight grandchildren—Dalton and Mariah Johnson, Alliyha, Leland and Norah McKee, Veronica Cox, Lucas and Keith Mitchell; and three great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his father and siblings—Daniel and Deloris Abbott. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 4, 2016 in the funeral home chapel with burial following in the Lakeside Memorial Garden. Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on  April 5, 2016