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1942 - 2004
CAROL ANN ABLE, 61, of Irving, Texas died Jan 6, 2004 at St. Paul University Hospital in Dallas. Born Feb 19, 1942 in Dallas, Texas to Albert and Wanda Smith, who preceded her in death. She retired in 1983 after fifteen years at Montgomery Ward. Absolutely devoted to her family, survivors include her husband Ed Able; daughter Laurie Miller and husband Jim, all of Irving, daughter Melanie Beisch and husband Rusty of Windthorst, Texas; brother Kenneth Smith of Carrollton; mother-in-law Colleen Able of Denison; brothers-in-law Terry Able of Lawton, Oklahoma and Frank Able of Hillsboro. She worshiped her grandkids Shawna Miller, Keith Miller, Emily Beisch and Alec Beisch. Visitation will be 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. Service 2:00 p.m., Friday, Jan 9, 2004 at Donnelly’s Colonial Chapel. Rev. Ken Parlin officiating. Burial to follow at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens. Memorials requested to St. Paul Heart and Lung Transplant Association. Special thanks to the doctors and nurses of St. Paul University Hospital who treated Carol professionally and compassionately.
Published online on 1/7/2004.