Billie Murel Abbott, 83, went to be with her Lord Saturday morning at a Jayton nursing center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church in Aspermont officiated by Rev. Larry Burton with burial to follow in the Aspermont Cemetery under the care and direction of McCoy Funeral Home of Aspermont.
Billie Murel was born in Vera, Texas onÂ No. 2, 1929, to Warren Frazier and Â Pearl Webb Frazier. Billie worked as a beautician for many years and was a member of First Baptist Church in Aspermont. Billie married Thomas Abbott on April 7, 1949. He preceded her in death on Sept. 14, 1997.
Survivors include two sons, Larry Abbott and wife Patti of Dickens and Tommy Abbott and Daina of Sweetwater; three sisters, Lula Faye Hinze of Plainview, Eunice Chambliss of Abilene and Afton Ponder of Hamlin; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.