William 'Bill' Abbey

Jan 02, 2017

MAGGIE VALLEY — William “Bill” Ray Abbey, 71, of Maggie Valley, passed away at The Homestead on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016. Bill previously resided in Plantation, Florida.

Bill is survived by his loving wife, Christie Jackson Abbey.

Bill received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida. He was an avid chess player in the International Online Chess community. In his free time, he enjoyed camping and hiking. He loved his cats that he rescued.

Smoky Mountain Cremations and Funeral Service of Clyde is caring for the family and the online register is available at www.smokymountaincremations.com.