Kelly Marie Spence Abbott

Colonial Heights, Virginia


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ABBOTT, Kelly Marie Spence, died Saturday, September 27, 2008. She was the daughter of Betty Ratcliffe Abbott and the late Miles Spence Abbott Jr. She attended Colonial Heights High School and was a graduate of John Tyler Community College. She was born October 29, 1967. Kelly is survived by her mother; her sister, Elizabeth Abbott-Baynum and husband, Leroy; niece, Catherine; and numerous cousins. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Home and Crematory, 2003 Boulevard, with the Reverend Al Thorne officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, Virginia. The family requests in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4240 Park Place Court, P.O. Box 6359, Glen Allen, Va. 23058-6359 or the Colonial Heights SPCA, 201 Temple Ave. # E, Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834. Condolences may be registered at

This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

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I had the pleasure of hiring Kelly 6 years ago. What a delightful person. She gave her all on everything she did. I will miss her warm smile and her gentle nature. Kelly will truly be missed by all

October 1, 2008

I would like to send my condolences to the Abbott family. I had the pleasure of working with Kelly at the Martin Call Center and she was a very loving and caring person. She will be greatly missed.

Tasha Ortiz

Kelly will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. God Bless.

It was truly a blessing to have a friend like Kelly. She would always have a big smile on her face no matter what the situation may have been. I hope that she realized how many people truly loved her. Goodnight my friend until we meet again.

I am so very sorry for your loss. Kelly touched my heart in a very special way and I am grateful that I knew her.
Jo Hayden
Recruiting and Training Manager

I'll always remember Kelly as a warm, friendly, sweet, and ever-smiling person... You're missed and loved

My thoughts and prayers are with Kelly's family. I wanted to mention how much she loved you, and how she talked about you often, especially her niece- you were truly the apple of her eye, and she loved you very very much.

Kellebell you will be greatly missed. I believe you didn't realize the impact you had on so many people's lives!

My prayers are with your family and friends.