Marjory A. Abbott

September 16, 1964 ~ October 27, 2020 (age 56)


Marjory (Maggie) Ann Abbot

Marjory (Maggie) Ann Abbott, age 56, was born September 19, 1964 in New Orleans, LA and died in New Orleans, LA on October 27, 2020.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Senior Police Officer Christopher Abbott (NOPD) and her father, Dr. Stuart Shoosmith Bamforth. She was the daughter of the late Olivia Mary Bamforth and brother, John Stephen Bamforth (Alyse). She was the devoted mother to Jacob Patterson (Raelynn), Blair Lohn-Thomas (Mark), and Chris Patterson, and stepmother to Christian Mitchell and Christopher Abbott, Jr. She was the adoring Grandmother of Hudson Patterson. She is also survived by dear friends, Elizabeth Schoenberg and Joyce Phillips.

She graduated from McGhee High School and received her both her B.A. and Masters in Sociology from Tulane University in New Orleans. Her career included various administrative positions in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Oregon. She also spent time as a teacher of Sociology.

In 2016, she was hired by the New Orleans Police Department to join their fiscal team. “She was a constant team player, and always wanted the best for our department. Her presence will truly be missed,” stated Superintendent Shaun Ferguson (NOPD).

This tribute is inspired by the friendliness and happiness she offered to others as she walked through life with such grace. JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119 in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at

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