|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1866|
|Death: ||Sep. 14, 1953|
daughter of James Kimmons - Mahala Edwards
Mrs. Josie Bell, 87, died in the Baylor County Hospital after an illness of several months.
Services were held at the Church of Christ with Henry Seidmeyer, minister, officiating assisted by Rev. T.R. Bedford. Interment was in the original cemetery.
Josie Kimmons was born 1 April 1866 in Arkansas. She was married to Mr. Bell on 27 August 1882 at Johnson County, Texas. He preceded her in death.
Survived by her children - Mahala Bell; Z.Z. Bell of Glendale, CA; Jim Bell of Munday, J.T. Bell of Seminole, Jess Bell of Hastings, OK, E.B. Bell of Craig, CO, Mrs. A.H. Harvey.
Mrs. Bell had 154 descendants: seven children, 41 grandchildren, 78 great-grandchildren; 28 great-great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Bell moved to Seymour in 1917 and united with the Church of Christ. She as a faithful member in every way so long as her health permitted taking part in Christian activities. She was a friend to those about her, and she has sent many treasures on before her to the land of eternal rest.
death certificate shows born 1860 and her name as Josie.
Mahala Elgin Bell Bowman (1883 - 1962)*
Zaden Z. Bell (1885 - 1961)*
Old Seymour Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 31, 2012
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