Funeral services for Sam G. “Luther” Ables, 81, of Ackerman will be held Sunday, June 24, at 2 p.m. at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with burial in Enon Cemetery.
Ables, a native of Attala County, died June 20, 1012 at the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War. He was a retired steel mill machinist and a farmer.
He is survived by sons Luther Arnold Ables and wife Roxanne of Mathiston, Samuel Morris Ables and wife Robin of Ackerman; daughters, Lily Diane Crawford and husband John of Hollandale, Sandra Nell Newman, and Deborah Kay Wilson and husband Toby of Louisville; a sister, Frances Bridges-Gravett of Arkansas; 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Rev. Jerry Lawson officiated.
Memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 3100 Samford Ave., Shreveport, LA 71103 or VFW.