Michael Abbey

Michael Abbey, 45, of Burnsville, Miss., died Jan. 17, 2017, the result of injuries sustained in a truck accident.

He was born Feb. 9, 1971, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of Suzanne and Delvin Abbey.

Mike was a member of the Boy Scout Troop 162, attaining the rank of Life Scout, and helped with many Beaver days at Camp Merz.

He was very creative and could fix anything. In Mississippi, he was employed by Clifford Cox Garage as lead mechanic for heavy equipment.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Abbey; brothers: Charles (Jennifer) Abbey and nephews: Matthew and Christopher Abbey, and Daniel (Leyna) Abbey and nieces, Mackenzie and Lily Abbey and nephews, Nicholas Abbey and Andrew Como.

Mike was preceded in death by his brother, Bradley Abbey on April 3, 1991.

The funeral was held in Mississippi on Jan. 21, 2017.

Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown.