Lois Ann Ables, 65, of Las Vegas, Nev., passed away April 17, 2011.
She was born July 16, 1945, in Benton to Jewell Ellis Buffington jr. and Maybelle Langley Buffington Reese.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Brenda may johnson; and her grandparents, John H. and Mimie Langley.
Surviviors include a son, Timothy Wayne Ables of Las Vegas, Nev.; two daughters, Evalie Ann Napohaku of California and Vicki Lynn Ables of Maryland; seven grandchildren, Miranda Napohaku, Alika Napohaku, kimo Napohaku, Makoa Napohaku, T.J. Ables, Drew and Casey Ables; great-grandchildren, Aidan Napohaku; brother, Ronni Buffington of Benton; and three sisters, Pat Rick and Loretta Blair, both of Haskell and Darlene Rhodes of California.
Celebration of life will be held Saturday, April 30, at 3 p.m. at World Bibleway Fellowship Church, 1214 Liberty Street in Benton, call 860-3517. Potluck will be served. Arrangements by LaPalona Funeral Home in Las Vegas, Nev.