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Robert Abbott

December 24, 2022

Obituary

Robert L “Bob” Abbott, age 89, passed on December 24th, 2022. He is proceeded in death by his parents, Leonard and Bessie Lovett Abbott, brother Vaughan Abbott, and sisters Elizabeth Higgs and Bessie Ruth Jones. Bob is survived by his wife of 63 years, Trudy Abbott, bother, James Rabun Abbott, and his sons John and Hal (Karen) Abbott, as well as his six grandchildren: Anna Abbott, Caroline Abbott, Courtney (Mark) Mitchell, Harrell Abbott jr., John Harmon Abbott, and Laura Abbott. 

Bob retired from Carolina Freight Trucking and was a member of the Church of Christ. 

Visitation will be held on Jan. 3rd, 2023 at West Harpeth Funeral Home from 9 am to 11:30am with a celebration of life following. Interment will follow services at the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to either Tunnel to Towers or Wounded Warrior project.  

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
January 3, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
West Harpeth Funeral Home & Crematory
6962 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Celebration of Life
Tuesday
January 3, 2023

11:30 AM
West Harpeth Funeral Home and Crematory
6962 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

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