- [S78] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume I, 1930-1954, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 1, 23 Sep 1947.
James Elmer Abbott obituary
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 28 Jun 2008.
January 24, 1942 - June 28, 2008
Birthplace: Sevier County, Tennessee
Resided In: Morristown, Tennessee
Visitation: July 02, 2008
Service: July 02, 2008
Cemetery: Abbott Cemetery
Bates Abbott, age 66 of Morristown, passed away suddenly on Saturday, June 28, 2008 as a result of heart failure. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he was a Sergeant in the 101st Airborne.
He was preceded in death by his parents Elmer and Pauline Abbott, brothers James Edward, J.D., Clyde, Skip, and Art Abbott, and sister Nina Hatcher.
Survivors include his:
Sons: Ty Abbott, Victor Abbott and wife Angela, Kevin Smith
Daughters: Wendy Adkins, Cindy Hollifield and husband Scott, Stephanie Blackburn
Sister: Toby McCulley
Brothers: Allen Abbott and wife Jean, Frank Abbott, Ernest Abbott and wife Geri
Many nieces, nephews, and cousins
Funeral service 7 PM Wednesday in the Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Elder Clyde Abbott, Jr. officiating. Family and friends will meet 2 PM Thursday in Abbott Cemetery for interment with military honors provided by American Legion Post #104. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Wednesday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 34723562).