|Birth: ||May 2, 1926|
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 2006|
Allen J. "Noogie" Bell, 79, of Warne died Tuesday (April 4, 2006) in an Atlanta, GA hospital. A native and lifetime resident of Clay County, he was the son of the late Allen Jefferson and Lois Anderson Bell. He was a veteran of WWII serving in the United States Army in the Pacific Theatre from 1944 to 1946. He began his career operating a drug store in Hayesville and later was co-owner of the B&T Supermarkets in Hayesville and Hiawassee. He was a member of the Hayesville VFW Post #6812 and the Experimental Aircraft Association. He was a member of the Ogden United Methodist Church, but had been attending the Mount Pisgah Baptist Church. His hobbies included flying, bird watching, mowing, and fishing.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Anderson D. "Hank" Bell.
Surviving are a sister-in-law, Kathryn W. Bell of Warne; two nieces, Sibyl Bell and Linda McClure and husband, Darryl all of Hayesville; a nephew, David Bell and wife, Mary of Warne; a great niece, Marlene Bell of Zebulon, NC; five great nephews, Jason, Chad, and Darren McClure all of Hayesville and Allen and Isaac Bell both of Warne; seven great great nieces and nephews; several aunts, cousins, and friends; and his faithful dog, Hunter.
Memorial services at 7:00 PM Friday (April 7) in the Chapel of the Ivie Funeral Home, Hayesville with Rev. Herbert Henderson officiating. Graveside services in Ogden Cemetery will military graveside rites conducted by the American Legion Post 96, DAV Chapter 73, VFW Post 10222, and VFW Post 6812 (Allison-Bristol).
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Aug 09, 2006
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