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Alice C. Abbott

Friday, February 2, 2007

Alice C. Abbott, the daughter of the late Thomas L. and Carrie Bell Tracer Allstun, was born in Dexter, Missouri on February 20, 1911, and died at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter on January 31, 2007, at the age of 95 years.

Mrs. Abbott was raised in Dexter and moved to Detroit, Mich. for many years and returned to Dexter in 1974. She had worked at the Ford Motor Company in Michigan and was a member of the Church of Christ.

On May 14, 1948, she was married to Howard Lincoln Abbott in Detroit, Mich. He preceded her in death on June 26, 1976.

Surviving are two sons, Harold D. Smith of Cumberland Furnace, Tenn., Billy J. Smith of Harrison, Mich.; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two brothers, Lorn and Walter Allstun both of Dexter; and one sister, Ruth Larson of Bloomfield. Other relatives and many friends also survive.

Friends may call from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Friday, February 2, 2007, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2007, at 11:00 AM at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with Bro. Don Bahr of Dexter officiating.

Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Preferred Hospice, 423 W Bus Hwy 60, Dexter, Missouri 63841.

Online register book is available at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com