1959 — 2022
JONESBORO, ARK. - Kathy Waltman Abel, 63, of Jonesboro, AR went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 after a sudden and brief battle with brain cancer. Born on February 23, 1959 in Aberdeen, MS, Kathy moved to northeast Arkansas after marrying the love of her life and best friend, Jim, right after getting her Accounting degree at Mississippi State. A friend to all and someone who never met a stranger, Kathy loved everyone in her community and everyone loved Kathy. However, there has never before been an earthly love as deep as Kathy's for her husband, kids, and grandkids. Kathy was an avid pianist, a horse whisperer, a beloved tennis teammate, a puzzle wizard, a crafty...