Sue Abell

July 28, 1948January 29, 2013

Sue Abell, 64, passed away at Clark Memorial Hospital, January 29, 2013. She was born July 28, 1948 in Elizabethtown, IL to her late parents, Benjamin and Nora Mae Hurford. She is also preceded in death by her sister Rita Scarbrough. She was a member of Charlestown Road Southern Baptist Church in New Albany.

Survivors include: Husband: Wes Abell Son: Jeremy Ryan Abell (Wendy Noel) Daughter: Carrie Ellen Abell Grandchildren: James Robert Burden Sean Burden Chandler Abell Sisters: Debbie Ploetz (Larry) Kathleen Hurford Brothers: Michael Hurford Terry Hurford (Ginger) Jesse Hurford (Diane) Tommy Hurford (Diana)

Visitation will be from 4:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm Friday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. Her Funeral Service will be 10:00 am Saturday in the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel with entombment to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana

Online condolences may be made to:


  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 2, 2013
  • Visitation Friday, February 1, 2013

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David Akers

February 4, 2013

Very sorry to read about Sue's death. My thoughts are with Wes and family. Sue was always such a sweet person to be around when we worked together at SBTS.


February 3, 2013

.Wes, Was shocked when a friend of mine sent me the news about Sue. I am so sorry; she was such a sweetie. Please know you and the kids are in my thoughts and prayers. Eileen

Marge & Donna Mundy

February 2, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, at this very sad time. May God bless and keep you all in His care.

Michael Reid

February 1, 2013

We are all so sorry for your loss. God will be with you. Our prayers go out to The Abell Family. The Reid Family

Uncle Wayne & Aunt Diana Abell

January 31, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

January 31, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss,keeping you in thoughts and prayers. The Kennedy family

Monica Miles

January 31, 2013

Wes, You will be in my thoughts & prayers! I'm so sorry for your loss. May Your faith keep you strong..