Interment will follow at the Oakland Cemetery in Poteau, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, in Houston, Texas and was born April 15, 1944 in Wister to Dero Wood and Lois (Addison) Abbott.
He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, where he served with the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Sam and Charlie; and sister, Bonnie Allen.
Survivors include his wife, Willene Abbott; son, David Abbott; daughter, Sherri Hough; brothers Woodie and wife Bea Abbott, and Everett and wife Karen Nolen; and sisters, Dora Abbott Escobar and husband Dr. Marco Escobar, Reba Abbott and Candy Bennett.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.
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