A memorial visitation for Jackie L. Abel, 60, Eudora will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 10, 2016 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary-Eudora Chapel. She died June 5, 2016 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas.
Jackie was born October 22, 1955 in Lawrence, Kansas the daughter of Carl M. and Geraldine “Jerry” Langan Abel.
She graduated from Eudora High School in 1973 and then graduated from Pittsburg State University in 1978. She taught school at Northern Heights Schools. She later worked for the Hercules and Sprint. She most recently was working at Forrest T. Jones. She enjoyed playing pool and was active in many local pool tournaments. She was a 2015 member of the American Pool Players Association.
She is survived by her brother, Carlie Abel and his wife, Anita of Eudora, KS; nephews, Doug Abel and Luke Abel both of Lawrence, KS; niece, Sarah Meador and husband, Drew and great niece and nephew, Ella Jo Meador and Hendrix Meador all of Medicine Lodge, KS. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Darrell.
Memorials may be made in her name to the American Heart Association or to Eudora United Methodist Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com.