Paul Lewis Abbott(1935 - 2013)

Paul Lewis Abbott 1935 - 2013 Born into the family of, Viola and Marion Abbott, in Ringold, Oklahoma, on December 31, 1935. Passed away peacefully on May 1, 2013, in Bakersfield, California. His family moved to the Arvin-Lamont area about 1943 and that remained his residence off and on for the rest of his life. Paul was Marine, an avid fisherman, hunter, story teller, and wanderer. Paul was well known and liked by many. He is survived by his sons, Greg, Clifford, and Padgett, their children and grandchildren. Sisters Betty, Wanita, and brother Melvin and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his mother, Viola; father, Marion; sister, Muriel; and brothers, RC and Larry. Visitation for Paul Lewis Abbott will be held at Basham Funeral Care (3312 Niles Street) on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. A Chapel Service will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. A Graveside Service will be held at Bakersfield National Cemetery (30338 E. Bear Mountain Blvd.) on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. For additional information, please contact Basham Funeral Care at 873-8200. Basham Funeral Care www.bakersfield.com/obits

Funeral Home

Basham Funeral Care - Bakersfield
3312 Niles St.  Bakersfield, CA 93306
(661) 873-8200

Published in Bakersfield Californian on May 6, 2013