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Milton Edward "Bud" "Pop" Ables, Sr., 80, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born in Greenville County, he was the son of the late William Harrison and Mattie Stone Ables. He was retired from J.P. Stevens Plant after 40 years with 35 years perfect attendance; he worked part time with his son at Ables Landscaping and H&H Washerette and was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church.
Surviving is his son Milton Edward "Ed" Ables, Jr. and wife Lisa and 4 grandchildren, Tabitha, Rachel, Ethan and Gabriel Ables;
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two sons Frank Harrison Ables and an infant son; a sister, Virginia Ables and a brother, Bill Ables.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 PM Sunday at Shiloh Baptist Church with burial to follow in Forestville Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at the mortuary.
The family will be at the home of his son.
Memorials may be made to Shiloh Baptist Church, 658 Dacusville Road, Marietta, SC 29661.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thehowzemortuary.com
The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest, is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.
Published in The Greenville News on Nov. 17, 2012