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Wesley Branson Abel
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1928
Death: Sep. 30, 2000

Wesley "Neg" Abel

Wesley Branson "Neg" Abel, 71, Buffalo, died Saturday, Sept. 30, 2000, at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield. He was born Dec. 7, 1928, in Polk County to Fred Olin and Loah Claud McReynolds Abel.

He was saved at an early age and joined the Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, where he remained a member until his death. He was retired from Greyhound Buslines in Fresno, Calif. He returned to Half Way where he had lived for several years before moving to Buffalo one year ago.

Survivors include his daughters, Judith Ann Johnson of the state of Virginia, Loah Melisa Abel of Fresno, Calif., Diana Huerta and Janet Huerta, both of the state of California; six sisters, Vaden Anderson of Pleasant Hope, Eva Grace of Red Bluff, Calif., Maxine Adams of Garnett, Kan., Lorine Taylor of Greenfield, Bertha Deragowki of Springfield and Zona Meadors of Bolivar; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Virginia; two sons, Howard Wesley Abel and Donald Branson Abel; two brother and two sisters.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today (Wednesday), in Pitts Chapel with Bro. Dennis Spear officiating. Burial will follow in Goff Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Goff Cemetery. Services and burial are under the direction of Meadors Funeral Home, Republic. A00008B2000OT04 
 
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 Parents:
  Fred Olin Abel (1894 - 1989)
  Loah Claude McReynolds Abel (1894 - 1986)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia Mendez Abel (1928 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  Donald Branson Abel (1965 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carl Gideon Abel (1916 - 1989)*
  Elva Lucille Abel Manes (1924 - 1999)*
  Paul Edgar Abel (1926 - 1984)*
  Wesley Branson Abel (1928 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Goff Cemetery
Bolivar
Polk County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Jan Breshears Thomas
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50059431
Wesley Branson Abel
Added by: Jan Breshears Thomas
 
Wesley Branson Abel
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Wesley Branson Abel
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