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James Hugh Bell
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1875
Oktibbeha County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1954
Jackson
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA

James was a Methodist minister. James started as a grocer in 1900 in Starkville, MS. By 1906, the family had moved to Columbus, MS. In 1913 James compiled the church directory for the First Methodist Church in Columbus. He remained with that church until 1929. He later became a historian and an advertising salesman. James died in a nursing home in Jackson, MS where his daughter Wilda lived. His body was returned to Columbus for burial. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Thomas Bell (1827 - 1889)
  Mary Jane McCollum Bell (1850 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilda Elizabeth Loftis Bell (1878 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Leslie Bell (1903 - 1905)*
  Mary Madeline Bell Bains (1907 - 1938)*
  Sydney Wade Bell (1907 - 1966)*
  Wilda Elizabeth Bell Gore (1909 - 2007)*
  James Hugh Bell (1913 - 1934)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Hugh Bell (1875 - 1954)
  Lura M Bell (1876 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Friendship Cemetery
Columbus
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: 358
 
Created by: Rodney Bond
Record added: Nov 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43793568
James Hugh Bell
Added by: Rodney Bond
 
James Hugh Bell
Added by: Rodney Bond
 
James Hugh Bell
Added by: Rodney Bond
 
 
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