ABEL, ELLA SMEDLEY, age 84, of Hueytown, passed away Sunday, August 11, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burnell Abel; and brothers, W.E. Smedley, Jr. and James Cecil Smedley. She is survived by her son, Craig Porter (Carolyn); daughter, Cindy Morris (John); brother, Doug Smedley; grandchildren, Jennifer Bryson, Joshua Morris, Lily Porter, Audrey Porter and Owen Porter; great-grandchildren, Jeremiah Bryson and Eric Bailey; step-son, Bill Abel (Pat); step-daughter, Linda Funderburke (Nathan); and many nieces and nephews who loved their Aunt Sis. Ella was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church where she enjoyed being in the Joy Club. She was a lifelong resident of Alabama and was an avid Alabama Football fan. Her wonderful meals will be missed by all. Her family will receive friends on Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 1-2 PM at Ridout's Trussville Chapel. Her service will begin at 2 with Bro. Mike Stevens officiating. Burial will follow at Hopewell Cemetery in Pinson.