Services for Mr. Jesse Abel will be held at 2:00 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Sebastopol Baptist Church. Rev. Jay Clark, H.L.Rhodes, and Gary Sistrunk will officiate with burial in Damascus Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00- 8:00. Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Abel, 72, passed away at St. Dominic’s Hospital Wednesday, March 13, 2013.
His loving wife of 53 years, Brenda Joyce Abel of Sebastopol.
2 Daughters: Rhonda Fugitt and husband Mickey of Sebastopol and Felicia Montgomery and husband Steve of Collierville, TN
1 Son: Myrum Abel and wife April of Florence, MS
Sandra Toler and husband James of Decatur
5 Grandchildren: Jessica Ingram and husband Miles; Justin Montgomery and Brandon Montgomery; Dustin Dupriest; Wesley Tanner.
2 Brothers: Bill Abel and wife Charlotte of Sebastopol and Clayton Abel and wife Shirley of Homewood
2 Sisters: Inez Thrash and husband Earl of Sebastopol and Elsie Mae Posey of Forest
He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Mr. Abel is preceded in death by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Grady Abel; 3 brothers, Jerry Abel, J.R. Abel, and one infant brother; 1 sister, Barbara Ellison.
Mr. Abel was a member of Sebastopol Baptist Church.