ABBOTT, Laron Dale Age 63 of Hermitage, TN, passed away March 29, 2013. Laron proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a Service Tech for IBM & worked as an Assembler for Peterbilt before retiring from Yates Services at the Nissan Plant in Smyrna, TN. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. Preceded in death by his parents, V.O. and Doris Abbott. Survived by his wife of 17 years, Ginny Roberts Abbott; son, L. Dale Abbott II; daughter, Amy Boland (Joe); granddaughter, Emily Boland; brother, Ryan Abbott; sister, Kathie Brewer; stepmother, Jo Abbott; in-laws, Charles and Bess Holton; stepdaughters, Paige Ownby and Amy Thomas (Jim); step-grandchildren, Zachary, Caleb, Savannah, Madison Ownby and Houston Thomas; beloved pet, Molly-Shannon. A Military Graveside Service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2013 at the Hermitage Memorial Gardens, with Bro. Paul Turner officiating. Zachary and Caleb Ownby, Houston Thomas, Carl Nunnely, Johnny Thavongsa, Kyle Fletcher will serve as Active Pallbearers, with Larry Kent, Wayne Bradford, Richard Jones, Gary Kemp and Charles Holton serving as Honorary Pallbearers. Visitation with the family will be Sunday, March 31, 2013 from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., and 1 hour prior to the service at the Hermitage Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Alive Hospice. The family would like to thank Dr. Brian Hemphill and the Staff at Tennessee Oncology for the wonderful care. A special thanks to Benard Pare' and the staff at West Wilson Family Practice for all the wonderful care given over the years.


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Hermitage Funeral Home | Old Hickory Cemetery
535 Shute Ln Old Hickory, TN 37138
(615) 889-0361

Published in The Tennessean on Mar. 31, 2013