Clifford Abbott Jr., 83, husband of the late Mae Etta Wheat Abbott, died Thursday August 29, 2019 at Baptist Health in Louisville. He was born on October 14, 1935 in Parksville, KY. the son of the late Clifford Abbott Sr. and Nancy Lister Abbott Darnell.
Mr. Abbott was preceded in death by his step father, Bill Darnell, and sister, Edna Abbott. He leaves to cherish his memory, his step mother, Dora Abbott, daughter, Vicki Shipp (Dan), sister, Gloria Jean Pittman, grandchildren, Christopher Short (Kristi) and Angela Garland (Jonathan) great grandchildren, Peyton (Herbie), Tori, Katie, Cameron, Haley and great- great grandchildren, Jaylen, Izabella, Nolan, Dean, and Kaiden, as well as many nieces and nephews.
The family has kindly suggested memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, Ok 73123-1718 or online at cancer.org/givehope.