Margaret Pratt Abbot died Tuesday, December 21, 2010. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Pratt, and the widow of the late William Pope White who died in 1962. She married Rear Admiral J. Lloyd "Doc" Abbot in 1975.
Mrs. Abbot was a native of Richmond, Va. but had been a resident of Mobile since 1933 and was a 1934 graduate of Murphy High School. She worked for the First National Bank of Mobile until 1975 and was a long time member of All Saints Episcopal Church and the National Society of Colonial Dames.
She is survived by her husband, a daughter, Mrs. James Gooch (Margo) of Dallas, Texas a son, William Pope White of Austin, Texas, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at All Saints Church, corner of Ann and Government streets, Mobile. Burial will follow at Magnolia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Conde-Charlotte Museum House Fund, 104 Theatre Street, Mobile, AL 36604 or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements under the direction of Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, Mobile, AL.