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Larry Gene Abel

September 22, 1952 ~ March 7, 2019 (age 66)
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Tabor City, NC 

Larry Gene Abel, age 66, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 in McLeod Loris Hospital, Loris, SC. Born September 22, 1952 in Horry County, SC, he was the son of the late Kermit and Mary Frances Prince Abel. 

He is survived by his wife: Esther Abel of Tabor City, NC; one daughter: Michelle Hines and husband Steven of Ocean Isle Beach, NC; one son: Wesley Abel and wife Christina of Ash, NC; two step children: David Thompson and Amanda Bouder of Carlisle, PA; one brother: Harold Horton of Mullins, SC; One granddaughter, Kristin Abel of Ocean Isle Beach, NC., eight step grandchildren and two great grandchildren. His beloved K9 friend Lucy. 

He was a veteran of the US Air Force.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 5:00pm in the Shepherd Assembly, 6720 Old Shallotte Rd NW Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina 28469 

Visitation will be held at 4:00pm in the church. 


Other services will be held at the Waccamaw River at Pireway at a later date. 


A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home.  

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