Rubin Clyde Abbott(1930 - 2013)

Rubin Clyde Abbott 1930 - 2013 Rubin Clyde Abbott, 82, passed away on January 30th, 2013 in Snowflake Arizona. R.C. resided most of his life in Bakersfield California, however his retirement goal was to move back to Ringold Oklahoma where he was born. R.C. achieved his dream living in Ringold from 2008 until 2010 until health issues forced him to move closer to his daughter Karen in Arizona. R.C. was a proud Veteran of the US Army and served in Korea and a proud member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. R.C. was married for over 50 years to Alma who proceeded him in death in 2007. R.C.'s true passion in life was catfishing and he was well known for his fish frys. A special funeral service will be held for R.C. on June 1st, 2013 @ 11:00 a.m. at the Ringold Cemetary in Ringold Oklahoma.

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Mar. 15, 2013