Thursday, March 5th, 2009
David Cabell, 58, died March 1, 2009 at The Hadlow Center for Caring, Jacksonville, Fla. Death was due to cancer.
He was born Feb. 3, 1951, in Huntington, W.Va. to Curtis and Mary Woodard Cabell. On Feb. 20, 1982, he married Bev Merkle, who survives at the residence. His mother Mary Fowler survives in Sunrise, Fla.
Other survivors are two sons, Michael and Matthew; a daughter, Sara, all of Jacksonville; a brother, Gene Cabell, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; mother-and-father-in-law, Jennie and Lewis Merkle, Montezuma; two sisters-in-law, Sondra Kaup, Celina, and Karen (Mark) Hoenie, Rockford; and a brother-in-law, Mark (Jennie) Merkle, Circleville.
He was owner of Cabell Insurance and Financial Services, Jacksonville. He was a member of Fruit Cove Baptist Church, St. Johns, Fla., and the Rotary International, Fernandina Beach, Fla. He attended the Ohio State University and Franklin University, both in Columbus.
Memorial service is 11 a.m. Friday at the church, the Dr. Tim Maynard officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the church.
Arrangements are by Giddens-Reed Funeral Home, Baldwin, Fla.