|Birth: ||May 15, 1892|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 1974|
El Dorado County
"Wagon Wheels", A Colusi County Historical Society Publication, Volume XXIV, September 1974:
BETTY A. ABEL, 82, b. Wyoming, May 15, 1892, d. Placerville, Sept. 3, 1974.
A charter member of the Colusi County Historical Society and for the last several years an honorary life member, she had resided in Colusa County since 1920.
Mrs. Abel was a community worker and a devoted gardener, raising choice flowers which she freely contributed for graduation ceremonies and like functions. She was a past matron and a 50-year member of the Order of Eastern Star, the Grange, the Colusa County Garden Club and the Williams Community Church.
She is survived by a son, Calvin Abel of Williams; grandchildren Laura Ann Weldy, Calvin Abel, Jr., Leona Teresi, Larry Abel and Lillian Weldon, all of Placerville; John Abel of Sacramento; Eva Brown of Olympia, Wash., Dorothy Baugham, Travis AFB, and Betty Strickland of Oregon, and 26 great grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of McNary-Moore; interment in the Williams Cemetery. - Transcribed by M.
Calvin Clinton Abel (1912 - 1988)*
Note: The CA Death Index recorded Betty's middle initial as B.
Created by: A Canon
Record added: Feb 09, 2012
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