V. O. Ables, 90, of North Little Rock, died Wednesday, July 24, 2013. He was born in Humphrey to Robert E. and Letha Priest Ables and was a member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Rose City. He was a U.S. Navy and Air Force veteran.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Odessa McGinty Ables; sons, Ronald Ables and wife Becki of Paron and Barry Ables of North Little Rock; grandchildren, Jeremy Ables and wife Sarah and Jason Ables and wife Jamie of North Little Rock, and Amanda Ables of Arkadelphia; and greatgrandchildren, Carter, Margo, Travon, Hudson and Ella Ables.

A funeral was held Saturday, July 27 at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Rick Etheridge. Burial with Military Honors was at Frazier Cemetery in Alcorn.

The family requests memorials be made to the Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation, #1 Children’s Way, Little Rock, AR 72202.

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