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Betty Jane Abrell

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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Betty Jane Abrell, 79, of Worthington, passed away 2:28 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009 at her residence.

She was born Dec. 23, 1929 in Spencer, to Horace and Olive (Galimore) Johnson.

She was a homemaker, she had worked in restaurants as a cook, waitress and bartender. She stared helping her father in his restaurant when she was 12. She was a member of the Spencer United Methodist Church, American Legion and V. F. W. Ladies Auxiliaries in Worthington.

She is survived by one daughter, Cathy (Gary) Altman, Ferdinand; one son, Chris (Sharon) Meek, Haines City, FL; eight grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; three brothers, Ross Johnson, Evansville, Jim Johnson, Mooresville, and Cy Johnson, Fishers; also several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Harold Meek; second husband, Russ Abrell; son, Craig Meek; two sisters and two brothers.

Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at noon Saturday with David Coffee officiating.

Friends may call at Welch & Cornett 3-8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. Saturday until time of service.

Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Hospice of Bloomington