Thomas-Abbott-Obituary

In Memory Of

Thomas Nelson Abbott

Bedford, Virginia

Guest Book

warren c.&arlene Stanley

November 09, 2012 | Sanford N.C., NC

Sorry to hear this, He will be missed.Warren worked for him years ago.Skeeter was a good man.

November 09, 2012

I remember when we first moved to Bedford...my mom never drove. We'd always just relied on Abbott's Cab to get where we needed to go. Skeeter and Dickie always were there.... In later years I had to go to Skeeter's house on several occasions, and he always seemed so happy! Until my mom passed away, he would always ask...how's your mom doing? What a true gentleman, someone who cared, a lifetime friend..Our loss is heaven's gain! Prayers for the family. May God Bless you during this time and...

Matthew Thornton

November 08, 2012

In loving memory of my brother George who made it back from Viet Nam but thought are still stuck there daily

christopher martin

November 08, 2012 | Bedford, VA

Skeeter u were my bestfriend ever and like a grandpa to me this is not a final goodbye I will miss u till we meet agin I luv u and Doris and randal and terisa I know I am only 12 but I will see u agin

Audra Chambers

November 08, 2012 | Roanoke, VA

I am so sorry for you loss. He was such a sweet sweet man. Please let me know if you or your family need anything!

November 08, 2012

We love you Skeeter and will miss you, please give a big hug and kisses to my Dad and all of your brothers and sisters.
We love you,
Virginia, Lewis, Dean and Sylvia

Kevin & Phyllis Dellis

November 08, 2012 | Bedford, VA

Doris, Teresa, Brian and Randy;
We were so sorry to hear of Skeeters death our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. If there is anything we can do please let us know.
Kevin & Phyllis

Lee Roy And Kay Arthur

November 08, 2012 | Bedford, VA

We are so sorry about Skeeter's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Chaplain Richard Reuer

November 08, 2012 | Minot, ND

I wish to extend to you and to members of your family my deepest sympathy on your loss. May the Lord's loving promises comfort you and give you strength as you walk through this difficult time. On behalf of a grateful nation and an expression of appreciation for the honorable and faithful service rendered by your loved one, if you wish for a personalized memorial card mailed to you with history of playing of taps, 21 gun salutes, meaning of each fold of the flag as a keepsake, please send...

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Thomas Nelson “Skeeter� Abbott, 87 of Bedford, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 in Oakwood Manor. He was born in Bedford on Feb. 6, 1925 and was the last surviving son of seven children of the late Robert Neal Abbott and Mae Fifer Abbott. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his...

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