|Birth: ||Dec. 7, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2005|
Allen L. Abels
Allen L. Abels, 75, died Sunday, April 17, 2005 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital in Jackson. Funeral services are 10 a.m. today at Jordan Funeral Home Chapel in Kosciusko with burial in Parkway Cemetery. Rev. Barry Corbett officiating, assisted by Rev. Mark Parnell and Rev. Whitt Lewis.
Mr. Abels was a retired Property Officer with the Mississippi Department of Corrections after 25 years. Member of the Kosciusko First Baptist Church and Adult 2 Sunday School Department and member of the Active Adult
Ministry. He was a Kosciusko High School graduate and member of the 1949 championship football team. Holmes Junior College graduate where he was inducted in the football hall of fame and attended Mississippi State University where he was a member of the football team.
Survivors include his wife Bonnie Tindoll Abels of Kosciusko, daughter Bobbie Jo "Bojo" Mitchell of Yazoo City; sons, Allen L. Abels II of Kosciusko and Joseph Scott Abels of Lexington; three grandchildren, Memory
Jones of Watauga, Tx., Derek Carpenter of Grenada, and Connon Roberts of Waynesboro; two great-grandchildren, Declan Jones and Cameron Roberts; four sisters, Peggy Taylor of Kosciusko, Bobbie Page of Fannin, Irene Hollingsworth of Byram, and Lois Lee of Sevierville, Tenn.; and two brothers, Carlton Abels of Carrollton and John Abels of Greenwood.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Carl H. and Mary Jenkins and a brother, Cephus Abels.
In lieu of flowers memorials my be made to the Kosciusko First Baptist Church of French Camp Academy, 1 Fine Place, French Camp, MS 39745.
April 19, 2005
Carl Hanson Ables (1901 - 1979)
Mary Jenkins Ables (1903 - 1996)
Cephus Jefferson Abels (1924 - 1944)*
Cecil Carlton Abels (1925 - 2006)*
Allen L. Abels (1929 - 2005)
John Levi Ables (1931 - 2005)*
Plot: BLOCK J
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Apr 04, 2010
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