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Peggy Ann Abbott

July 16, 1968 ~ December 24, 2020 (age 52)


Mrs. Peggy Ann Abbott, age 52, of Logan, passed away on Christmas Eve at the Herrin Hospital.

Mrs. Abbot’s wishes are to be cremated. A public graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 2, 2021 at the Mulkeytown Cemetery, with Rev. Greg Shelton officiating.

Cremation arrangements are with the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton.

Peggy was born on July 16, 1968 in Franklin County, IL; the daughter of James E. Jenkins and Ella Mae (Cagle) Jenkins. She married James Lester Abbott on December 1, 2004, and he survives.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed watching Judge Judy. Most of all she enjoyed being with her family.

Surviving is her loving husband of 16 years James L. Abbott of Logan; two sons: Caleb Abbott of Marion, IL, and Ryan Abbott of Logan; a half-sister Val Kovak and husband Joe of Christopher; and a nephew Eric Spencer of Ohio.

Peggy was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial contributions may be made “In Memory of Peggy Abbott”, to assist with the cremation services, and may be mailed to:

Leffler Funeral Home

401 East Main Street

Benton, Illinois 62812

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Graveside Service
January 2, 2021

1:00 PM
Mulkeytown Cemetery

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