EMILY TREXLER ABBOTT, age 56, of Tullahoma, departed this life on Friday, June 6, 2014, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn., following an extended illness.

Mrs. Abbott was a Registered Nurse for approximately 35 years working in the health care field in different locations in Tennessee and Georgia. She currently attended the Christ Community Church in Tullahoma.

Mrs. Abbott was preceded in death by her parents Frank Trexler and Goldie Miller Trexler a brother, Frank Trexler, Jr., sister, Kate Trexler.

She is survived by her husband, Steven Abbott, Sr. of Tullahoma, Daughter, Dr. Abbie (Greg) Byrom of Piscataway, NJ, Son, Scott (Michelle) Abbott of Portsmouth, Va., Step-son, Steven Abbott, Jr. of Chattanooga, Tenn., 2-grandchildren, brothers; Tom (Leann) Trexler of Allentwon, Pa., Brian Trexler, and a sister, Marge Trexler all of Pennsylvania.

Visitation with the family will be held from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Tuesday evening in the chapel of Grant Funeral Services with a Celebration of Mrs. Abbott’s life Service will follow at 7:00 P.M. with Bro. Tom Prather, officiating.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.flower 15