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Abel "Abe" Rodriguez

March 5, 1944 — February 22, 2023

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Abel Rodriguez was born March 5, 1944 and went to be with the Lord on February 22, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Rodriguez, son Bill Cartmill, both parents Manuel and Louisa Rodrigue,z and 2 brothers, Pasito and Ruben Rodriguez.

 

He leaves behind 5 sons; Jerry and Kenneth Cartmill, Avel, Thurman and Jason Rodriguez; 15 grandchildren, 4 sisters, 4 brothers and many nieces and nephews.

 

He worked as a farmer for Kenneth Strickland for over 50 years.  He enjoyed watching the sky, spending time with his grandchildren, laughing and playing cards with his family, and growing peppers and tomatoes.  He was a kind and down to earth man; he will be dearly missed by us all.

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Visitation

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Charles W. Smith and Sons Funeral Home - Lavon

2343 Lake Rd, Lavon, TX 75166

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Funeral Service

Thursday, March 9, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Charles W. Smith and Sons Funeral Home - Lavon

2343 Lake Rd, Lavon, TX 75166

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