In Loving Memory of
Carla Layne Abney
Funeral services for Carla Layne Abney, age 45, of Lindale, Texas are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 23, 2016 in the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home Chapel in Lindale with Rev. Joe Fauss, Rev. Clay Wallace and Rev. Tina Hill officiating. Graveside services will be held 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 24, 2016 in the Grove Hill Cemetery in Dallas, Texas with services under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale. Carla went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, February 19, 2016. She was born in Dallas, Texas on July 31, 1970 to Wayne & Shirley (Jobe) Elliott. Carla was a youth minister and a member of the Church of Living Hope in Tyler, Texas. She was also co-director and instrumental in creating the Church of Living Hopeâ€™s Tyler Dream Center, outreach ministry with the Dallas Metro Dream Center and very involved with the Calvary Commission Prison Ministry. Carla was a loving wife, mother, daughter, friend and servant of the Lord.
Carla is survived by her loving husband, Jason Abney of Lindale, Texas; 2 sons, Josh Elliott of Krum, Texas and Davion Abney of Dallas, Texas; daughter, Alyssa Karen Ann Abney of Lindale, Texas; daughter, Jordan Wagner of Lubbock, Texas; father, Wayne Elliott and wife, Sandra of Mesquite, Texas; mother, Shirley Boyd and husband, Gary of Point, Texas; and brothers, Michael Elliott of Grand Prairie, Texas, Chad Harmon of Corinth, Mississippi, Jeff Bayer of Dallas, Texas and Scott Bayer of Dallas, Texas; stepsister, April & Jim Geron; stepbrothers, Doug and Tomi Boyd, Chad and Marla Boyd; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Caudle-Rutledge- Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Church of Living Hope Tyler Dream Center.
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