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Mable is an elderly woman at the Shady Shoals Rest Home. She is also the adopted mother of Larry the Lobster.[1]


Mable is a yellow-beige fish with a light gray poofy hair. She wears a dark purple dress and usually carries a cane. She also wears glasses.


When Mable was in high school, she went to prom with Man Ray.[2]

At some point, she married Dennis.[1]

It is revealed in "SpongeGuard on Duty" that the two then adopted and raised Larry the Lobster.[1]


Her first major appearance is in "Shuffleboarding," where she and Man Ray are at a laundry, until they are disrupted by SpongeBob and Patrick dressed as Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy, who want to arrest her and Ray. She also appears in "Keep Bikini Bottom Beautiful," dumping her trash onto Squidward's wagon, since she thinks it's trash day.

She appears in "Krusty Dogs," in which she disrupts SpongeBob's speech.

In "Patrick-Man!" with Mr. Krabs, the latter leaving her when he spots money. However, Mable ends up getting the money because Patrick Man stopped him from picking money from the ground. The Dirty Bubble also disguised himself has her in the same episode.

In "SpongeBob LongPants," she is seen getting her driving license, prompting SpongeBob to got get one himself since he has long pants. In "Spot Returns," she is one of the fish to buy an amoeba from Plankton.


Mable's model


  • Her appearance is similar to that of Mary.
  • In promotional materials for the German dub, she is named "Oma."[3]


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