Catheryn Abbott

December 22, 1917 - December 9, 2014

Catheryn Brown Abbott of Princeton, Texas passed away December 9, 2014 at the age of 96. She was born December 22, 1917 to Edgar Filmore and Emma Ree (Wagner) Brown in Dallas, Texas. Catheryn worked for Princeton ISD for twenty years where she retired.   She was a 1936 graduate of Crozier Tech High School in Dallas, Texas. Catheryn was current member of First Baptist Church in McKinney and a former member of the NOINO Club.

She is survived by her daughter, Cathy Lynn Abbott of Princeton, Texas; son, Bobby Neill Abbott and wife Ann of Muldrow, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Wesley Neill Abbott and wife Chelsey, Amy Lynn Abbott and Tracey Ann Webb; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives.

Catheryn was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ted Abbott; son, Teddy Abbott, sisters, Sadi Martin, Elsie Collins, Clarissa Oldham, Hazel Shockley, and brothers, Leonard Brown, E.F. Brown, Ernest Brown, Henry Brown, Albert Brown, Clarence Brown, Howard Brown and Roy Brown.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 12, 2014 at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Thursday evening beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.

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Bobby, Cathy and family I am so sorry to hear of Catheryn's passing. She was a special lady to me. She was a Sunday School teacher and help take us to so many YWA House Parties. May God hold you in His arms of love and give you comfort. Brenda Godwin Honea, December 11, 2014 Cathy, I am so sorry to hear this. Prayers are with you and your's. Dorothy Lorance Gibson, December 10, 2014