Roy Abell of Buffalo has joined the staff of Rust-Wright Funeral Home in Hodgenville. He will serve as director’s assistant to Funeral Director Ron Rust.
He recently retired from Core-Mark of Leitchfield after 12 years. He worked also for International Harvester in Louisville for more than 20 years.
Abell has been married to the former Brenda Helvey for 46 years. They have three children, Rhonda Whitlock of Hodgenville; Ruthie Abell of Oregon; and Annie Bell of Glendale; and two grandchildren.
He is the son of Alene DeSpain and the late Roy Abell Sr. His step-father is the late Albert DeSpain.