Guy L. Abbott
Guy L. Abbott, 57, of Water View passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2013. He was a 1976 graduate of Middlesex High School. Upon graduation he began his career with the Virginia Department of Transportation then on to Chief Forestry Warden, the Virginia Marine Resource Commission, and Sheriff of Middlesex County from 2000 through 2011.
He was a member and deacon of Hermitage Baptist Church where he was director of the video and sound system. Guy was also a charter member and former chief for 20 years of the Upper Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department.
He is survived by his wife, Christine “Chrissy” Ashby Abbott; children, Casey, James and Angel; parents, Woodrow Jr. and Annie Abbott; brother, Russell Abbott; and a sister, Annette Tabor.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 18, in Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Saluda. Interment will be in Hermitage Baptist Church Cemetery, Church View. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, August 17, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Upper Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department, 4583 Water View Road, Water View, VA 23180.