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Virginia Myers Leftwich Bell
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1892
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov., 1974
Montreat
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Presbyterian Missionary in China. Served with her husband for many years in the China interior where they had established a hospital. She was a nurse.
Mother of Rosa Bell Montgomery, Benjamin Clayton Bell, Virginia Bell Somerville and Ruth Bell Graham, wife of the Rev. Dr. Billy Graham.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Douglas Lee Leftwich (1862 - 1940)
  Rosa Wertenbaker Leftwich (1869 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  L. Nelson Bell (1894 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Rosa Wentenbaker Bell Montgomery (1918 - 2013)*
  Ruth McCue Bell Graham (1920 - 2007)*
  Lemuel Nelson Bell (1924 - 1925)*
  Virginia Bell Somerville (1927 - 2006)*
  Benjamin Clayton Bell (1932 - 2000)*
 
 Sibling:
  Virginia Myers Leftwich Bell (1892 - 1974)
  Ernest Hopkins Leftwich (1900 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
I shall be satisfied when I awake.

 
Burial:
Piney Grove Cemetery
Swannanoa
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Robert C. Peurifoy
Record added: Oct 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43094686
Virginia Myers <i>Leftwich</i> Bell
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Virginia Myers <i>Leftwich</i> Bell
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Virginia Myers <i>Leftwich</i> Bell
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