Tommie Arlene (Blankenship) Abbott

Born: Tue., Nov. 21, 1933
Died: Mon., Sep. 25, 2017


3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sun., Oct. 01, 2017
Location: Gude Mortuary

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Mon., Oct. 02, 2017
Location: Gude Mortuary

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Tommie Arlene Abbott, age 83 of Lincoln, NE passed away early Monday, September 25, 2017 at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln, NE.

She was born on November 21, 1933 in Kansas City, MO; the daughter of Thomas and Lula Loretta (Hagar) Blankenship.  She worked for many years as a CNA at the former Nebraska City Manor before moving to Lincoln in 1990.  After moving to Lincoln she worked at Madonna Rehabilitation.

Tommie is survived by her three children:  Eugene Abbott and wife Barbara of Lincoln, NE; Carl Abbott and significant other Connie Larson of Nebr. City, NE and Mary Haith Harman and husband George of Lincoln, NE; seven grandchildren:  William Abbott and fianc√© Tavish, Jamie Abbott and significant other Paul Smith, Laci Meyer and significant other Dan Gordon, Stuart Abbott and wife Joni, Michele Lundy and husband Brian, Jennifer Peterson and husband Jeremy and Brian Haith and wife Angie; 18 great-grandchildren; other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters:  Loretta Helen Bassinger and Gussie Pearl Christ.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at Gude Mortuary in Nebr.  City with Fr. Michael McCabe officiating.  Burial will follow at Wyuka Cemetery in Nebr. City.

The family will greet friends from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday (10/1) at the mortuary.  

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Pamela Collins
   Posted Wed September 27, 2017

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   Posted Fri September 29, 2017
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