|Waco Tribune Herald
Tuesday, July 3, 2001
Ruby Abel, 73, of Marlin, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2001. Services
at 10 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church with Dr.
officiating. Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Ruby Mae Jund Abel was born Nov. 21, 1927, in Falls County, to Fred
Baresch Jund. She married Walter H. Abel on October 21, 1951 at
She was employed with Family Life Insurance Casualty Company,
as assistant manager, Deputy County Clerk for Falls County and
ranched for more than 50 years. She supported her husband's work as
Manager for Sherwin-Williams. She was the Salutatorian of the class
of 1945 of
Marlin High School, attended Texas Women's University in Denton and
accomplished pianist and organist, having served several area
She also sang in the church choir for many years. She loved
sewing. She was a member of First United Methidist Church of Marlin
served on the church board and was past president of United
Survivors include her husband of 49 years, Walter H. Abel of Marlin;
Randall Abel of Marlin; daughter, Nancy Abel Elfrez of Spicewood,
Pallbearers will be Lynn Gafford, Ricky Abel, Daryl Lyons, Greg
Strobl and Michael Jund.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Organ
Posted by Pat Lyon