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Emily Gail Abbott, age 42, of Somerset, Kentucky passed from this life on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at her residence in Somerset, Kentucky.
She was born September 15, 1975 in Somerset, Kentucky daughter of the late Emory Abbott and Bonnie Ellison Sapp of Nancy, Kentucky. Emily was a homemaker for the majority of her life. She was a Christian and of the Baptist faith. She was a loving and kind person, her greatest joys were her children, grandchildren and family. Her most honorable task was having her father’s military honor medals that had been stolen replaced and properly displayed in his memory. Emily loved animals and took great pride in fostering them. She will sadly missed by all that knew and loved her.
Besides her father Emily is preceded in death by her uncle; Bobby (Barbara) Mann, Daniel Abbott, and maternal grandmother; Beulah Ellison.
Emily leaves behind to cherish her precious memories her mother; Bonnie Ellison Sapp of Nancy, son; Leland McKee of Monticello, daughters; Veronica Cox of Monticello, Aliyha McKee of Nancy, Norah McKee of Nancy, paternal grandmother; Lorene Abbott of Science Hill, sisters; Marci (Michael) Johnson of Nancy, Vonda (Rodney) Mitchell of Monticello, companion; Bobby McKee of Somerset, uncles; John Chapman of Somerset, Jerry Abbott of Science Hill, aunts; Judy (David) Sounders of Monticello, Rachael (Allen) Keith of Monticello, Marlene (Dean) Rose of Monticello, nieces; Mariah Johnson, nephew; Dalton Johnson, grandchildren; Zoey Cox and Kegan Cox, as well as a host of other friends and relatives.
Visitation will be held Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 11:00 o’clock a.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Funeral services will immediately follow at 1:00 o’clock in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Regel New officiating. Interment will be in Sloan’s Valley Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Emily Abbott Memorial Fund, in care of Southern Oaks Funeral Home, 2110 West Hwy 914 Somerset Kentucky 42503.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Emily Gail Abbott.