HENDERSON — Irma Sue Stevenson Abbott, 78, of Henderson, North Carolina, died Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, at her home.

Born in Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Raymond Jones Stevenson and Annie Darnell Stevenson. She was the widow of James T. “Jimmy” Abbott.

Mrs. Abbott was a member of Crystal River Church of God.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, at 2 p.m., at Sunset Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Charles Anderson.

Surviving are one daughter, Donna Currin (Dennis); four sons, Jason Abbott (Kay), Scott Gardner (Susan), Tony Abbott (Kim) and Rodney Abbott (Patricia); nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Ava Ayscue; and a brother, Billy Stevenson.

Along with her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Leary; two sisters, Carolyn Stevenson and Anne McDonald; and one brother, Samuel Stevenson.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the cemetery, and at her home Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crystal River Church of God, 305 John Deere Road, Henderson, NC 27537.

Arrangements are by Sossamon Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.sossamonfuneralhome.com.