Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Abelses in:
 • Big Creek Cemetery
 • Pollock
 • Grant Parish
 • Louisiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Earl Abels, Sr
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 27, 1923
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 15, 2011
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA

OBITUARY: SOURCE: The Town-Talk, Alexandria LA, 16-17 May 2001

Celebration of life for Earl Abels, Sr. will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 in the Chapel of Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, with Jay Coleman officiating. Interment will be at Big Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Pineville.

Earl Abels, Sr., age 88, of Pollock, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2011 at The Oaks Care Center in Pineville. He was born on March 27, 1923 in Bienville, Louisiana. He was of the Assembly of God faith. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII and then went to work in the lumber industry.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Linnie Plunkett Abels and Willis Gene Abels; daughter and son-in-law, Margaret Abels Malone and Larry Malone; one brother, Charles "Louie" Abels. Those left to cherish his memories are his sons Earl Abels, Jr. and wife Connie of Ball, Terry Abels of Pollock. Four grandchildren, Stacey Malone Coleman and husband Jay of Denham Springs, Stephanie Abels Fuglaar and husband Chad of Pineville, Kimberly Malone Creamer and husband Jonathan of Pineville, and Stephen Abels and wife Alicia of Ball. Also survived by twelve great-grandchildren and the mother of his children, Annie Abels.

Pallbearers to serve are Stephen Abels, Chad Fuglaar, Mike Spillman, Jonathon Creamer, Tyler Coleman, Reece Coleman, Bryce Coleman. Honorary Pallbearers will be Luke Gauthier and Paul Yost. The family would like to thank The Oaks Care Service and Guardian Hospice for their compassionate care and support during this time.

Friends may call at Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, on Monday, May 16, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. until time of service. Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Terrell family by visiting 
Family links: 
  Willie J. Abels (1888 - 1973)
  Linnie Adell Plunkett Abels (1902 - 1938)
  Charles Louie Abels (1921 - 1996)*
  Earl Abels (1923 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Big Creek Cemetery
Grant Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Doug McBroom
Record added: May 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70030755
Earl Abels, Sr
Added by: Doug McBroom
Earl Abels, Sr
Added by: Debby Johnson
Earl Abels, Sr
Added by: Debby Johnson
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

your PLUNKETT family remembers
- Doug McBroom
 Added: Apr. 20, 2013
Rest in Peace!
- Debby Johnson
 Added: May. 10, 2012

- Gone but never forgot... Vicki Buoy
 Added: Apr. 4, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service