Gwendolyn “Pooie” Abbott, 56, of Tecumseh, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Oklahoma City.

Gwendolyn “Pooie” Abbott, 56, of Tecumseh, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Oklahoma City.

She was born Oct. 8, 1961, to Jerry and Carolyn Guinn in Oklahoma City.

Pooie was raised in Cromwell and Moore and was a graduate of Moore High School.

She married Junior Abbott on June 15, 1979, in Shawnee, and they began their family in Oklahoma City, living in Tecumseh, Glendora, California and Bethel Acres before moving back to Tecumseh in 1995 where they have since resided.

Pooie was a registered nurse specializing in home health as an administrator. She also worked as a medical transcriptionist for 20 years.

She enjoyed cooking, sewing, attending craft shows, especially Affair of the Heart and Black Friday shopping. Pooie loved spending time with her children and grandchildren; they were the focal point of her life.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Carolyn Guinn; and sister, Debbie Walter.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Junior Abbott of the home; three daughters, Lacy and Clay Little of Bella Vista, Arkansas, Taylor Abbott of Tecumseh, and Ryanne Abbott of Tecumseh; two sons, Jason and Alison Abbott of Yukon, and Adam and Samantha Abbot of Moore; five grandchildren, Liberty Abbott, Archer Abbott, Everest Little, Elliott Little and Quinn Abbott; father, Jerry Guinn of Okemah; two sisters, Sandy and Dwayne Payne of Oklahoma City, and Angie and Mark Shandy of Okemah; and numerous extended family and friends.

Service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, June 2, at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with Allen Poindexter officiating. Burial will follow at Morse Cemetery in Okemah under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

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