Minnie Abels, age 89 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Abels was of the Baptist faith. She retired from Kayser-Roth Hosiery in the Packing Department after 21 years of service. Minnie is preceded in death by her parents, Henry & Lena Howard; husband, George (Bus) Abels; son, George W. Abels; grandson, Philip L. Abels; great grandchild, Arianna Abels; sisters, Frances Rodgers, Bonnie Williams, Luvenia Buchannon; brothers, James (Jimbo) Howard & Jesse (Sambo) Howard.
Daughter: Phyllis Abels Parker & husband, Osa of Crossville, TN
Son: Henry Abels & wife, Midge of Detroit, MI
Daughters: Nina Abels Maupin & husband, Michael of Rockwood, TN
Dina Abels Davis & husband, William, Sr. of Ozone, TN
14 Great Grandchildren
1 Great Great Grandchild
Daughter-in-law: Jeanie Abels of Crossville, TN
Visitation services will be held at Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, TN on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 pm. The funeral service will follow in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary at 8:00 pm with Rev. Hascue Carter & Rev. Charles Kelley officiating. Graveside & Interment will be held in Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood, TN on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 2:00 pm. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Minnie Abels.