|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1898|
|Death: ||Mar. 25, 1970|
Info from obit. Valley Mills Tribune:
Abel joined the U.S. Army in 1915. During WW I he served in France, England, and Luxembourg. He also served 2 terms in Hawaii during his career.
During WW II he served in North Africa where he was in charge of German prisoners. He was appointed Captain in 1942 and retired at Ft. Hood in 1946.
Member of Elks Lodge and Highland Bapt. Church.
Survived by wife, one daughter and 3 sons.
Per death cert.: Father: Franklin Thomas Abel
Mother: Sarah Frances Cox
Franklin Thomas Abel (1867 - 1922)
Sarah Frances Cox Abel (1872 - 1955)
Lenora Elizabeth Crouch Abel (1905 - 1971)*
Robert Edward Abel (1931 - 1998)*
Joseph Dandridge Abel (1893 - 1973)*
Robert Riley Abel (1896 - 1947)*
Thomas Gulledge Abel (1898 - 1970)
Edward Eveleigh Abel (1899 - 1982)*
Cora Abel Sexton (1901 - 1999)*
Iba Abel Tankersley (1903 - 1997)*
Johnnie Elizabeth Abel Sowell (1905 - 1981)*
Cordie Abel Ray (1907 - 2004)*
Waco Memorial Park
Plot: Section J, plot 26, space 2
Created by: History Hunter
Record added: Feb 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65747062
Thank you for serving our county.|
Added: Jun. 15, 2013
God bless you and thank you for your life long service to our great country!|
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