Gladys Irene Abbott, age 80 of Kodak, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Abbott, Sr; parents, Harve and Janie Gibson; son-in-law Edward Hurst; brothers, Gerald, Keith and Isaiah Gibson; sisters, Dorothy Lindsey and Edith Gibson.
She is survived by her children, Jeannie Hurst, Mary Wiley and husband Eddie, Carolyn Whaley and husband Greg, Rosie Gunter and husband Ricky, Joseph Abbott, Jr.; grandchildren, Eric, Melinda, Amy, Brandon, Nigel, Anthony, Lance, Maria and Megan; twenty great-grandchildren and several other special grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The following verse epitomizes Gladys – Who can find a virtuous women? for her price is far above rubies. Proverbs 31:10
Family and friends will meet 2 PM Monday at Alder Branch Cemetery for graveside service and interment with Rev. Dillard Craig and Rev. Joseph Abbott, Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends 2-5 PM Sunday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. Online condolences may be made at www.atchleyfuneralhome.com