Billie Sue (Gearheart) Abbott, age 87 of Shelbyville, passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Daughter of the late Fred and Rachel (Roberts) Gearheart, she was a graduate of Betsy Lane High School and the Fugazzi School of Business. She worked for the Commonwealth of Kentucky (State Police) for 20 + years. Billie Sue was a member of Graefenburg Christian Church.
Husband: Keith Abbott of Shelbyville
Sons: Richard Keith Abbott of New Albany
David Ross (Sue) Abbott of Frankfort
Billy Ray (Penny) Abbott of Jackson County
6 Grandchildren: Johnathan Abbott, Martha Sowders (Ricky), Andrew Abbott (Maddie), Jennifer Shaw (William), Jessica Bently and Shannon Lynn Martin (Brian)
7 Great-Grandchildren: Kelsey Sowders, Isaiah Sowders, Benjamin Sowders, Malta Abbott, Korbin Shaw, Karis Shaw and Amara Clay Horn
Honorary Daughters: Mary Jane Abbott and Jamie Mays
Funeral Service: 11 AM on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor Andrew Messenger of Graefenburg Christian Church.
Burial: Sulphur Cemetery
Pallbearers: Johnathan Abbott, Andrew Abbott, Ricky Sowders, Richard Abbott, David Abbott & Billy Abbott
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be given to Hosparus Health or to Graefenburg Christian Church.
Visitation: 5-8 PM on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.