James Albert Abbott, 84 of Jasper, entered into rest on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at Walker Baptist Hospital.
James was born on August 29, 1938 in Lynn, Alabama.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 from 2-3pm at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where services will be at 3pm. Burial will be at Walker Memory Gardens in Jasper. Brother Steve Kimbrough will officiate.
James is survived by his daughter, Kay (Dale) Halbrook; sons, Harold (Tonya) Abbott, Wayne (Paula) Abbott, Bobby (Bridgett) Abbott, and Kevin (Maria) Abbott; sisters, Odean (O’Neal) Taylor, Reba (Jerry) Maddox, and Betty Wade; brother, Junior (Melissa) Abbott; grandchildren, Joshua (Autumn) Lane, Greg Abbott, Scott Abbott, Brianna (Aubrey Jones) Abbott, Ashley (Aaron) Hulsey, Allen Abbott, Amy (Travis) Fisher, Noah Abbott, Brittany (Joshua) Freeman, Nicholas Abbott, Aron West and Brandon West; 9 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joy Christine Jackson Abbott; his parents Orbin and Trannie Alexander Abbott; and his sister Willodean Abbott.