Need any info on J.S.Ables, siblings and parents. old scribbled notes list siblings as Andrew, Pake, Ack, Tom and Issac. notes were taken around 1978.
JOE SYLVESTER ABLES was born May 17, 1874 in Corinth, MS, and died Feb 16, 1964TN.He married (1) CORNIE BELLE FERRELL, daughter of JOHN FERRELL and MARY CROWDER.She was born 1875 in TN, and died in Bogota, Dyer Co. TN. He married 2 PINNIE DAVIS.She was born Aug 30, 1907, and died Sep 09, 1988.
OBITUARY, JoeS. Ables, Retired Bear Creek Farmer dies at age 90. Jackson, TN. Feb 07, Joe S. Ables, retired farmer of the Bear Creek community died Thursday morning in Jackson Madison County General Hospital after a lengthy illness. He was 90. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home with burial in Highland Memorial Gardens. Mr. Ables was born in Corinth, MS. and resided in Dyer County for many years before moving to the Bear Creek community in 1951. He was a Baptist. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Pinnie Davis Ables, seven sons Bernice Ray Ables of Finley, Clarence Ables of Jackson, Frank and Tom Ables of Dyer County, Willie Ables of Michigan, Wheeler Ables of Wisconsin and Vester Ables of Dyer County. five daughters; Mary Savage of Reeves, Etta M. Blythe and Virginia Adkins of Jackson, Mary Francis Hinkle of Memphis, Norma Berkley of Pinson and Betty Green of Norfolk, VA Frank Ables listed above is my grandfather, now deceased, I think everyone listed as survivors in this obit from 1964 are now deceased as well.