O.L. “Abe” Lincoln age 88, passed away on November 14, 2019 in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Mr. Lincoln was born to Jack and Nellie Lincoln on August 2, 1931 in Abbington, Louisiana. He graduated from Coushatta High school then married his childhood sweetheart Audrey. They went on to have four children. He retired from the Lincoln Mercury Car Dealership as a parts manager. He was an active member of Barron Road Baptist Church for many years. Bro. Lincoln hosted the annual church picnic for many years at the farm through this year. He enjoyed working in the garden and the yard.
Mr. Lincoln was preceded in death by his wife Audrey Bess Cotton, infant son, parents, and brother, Jason Lincoln. He is survived by his children, Denise Hicks and husband Tommy, David Lincoln and wife Debbie, Scott Lincoln and wife Stacy; grandchildren, Stacy Weldon, Randy Hicks, Lisa Whitman, Holly Donaldson, Misti Johnson, Dustin Lincoln, Brooke Barnette, Kalem Lincoln, Wesley Spradley, and Wade Lincoln; and 16 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 17, 2019, at the Rose-Neath Coushatta Chapel, 1315 Ringgold Ave, Coushatta, LA. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 18, 2019 at the Rose-Neath Coushatta Chapel. Brother Roger Morton will be officiating the service. Graveside services will follow at Liberty Cemetery, 425 Liberty Church Rd, Coushatta, LA.
The family would like to give a special appreciation to family physician, Dr. Clarence Teagle, as well as the physicians and nursing staff at Willis Knighton Pierremont.