|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1916|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 2012|
Lillian Simmons Bell, age 95, of Douglas, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Coffee Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Bell was born on August 20, 1916, in Swainsboro, GA to the late Maude Maxwell and Walter Elliott Simmons.
Survivors include: her son, Eugene D. (Linda) Bell, Jr., of Fernandina Beach, FL; one daughter, Elizabeth Simmons Bell (Darrell) Lumpkin , of Macon, GA.; one sister, Dr. Kathryn Lovett, of Statesboro, GA; one brother, Gene Simmons, of Swainsboro, GA; five grandchildren, Eugene (Shari) Bell, Laura (Charles) Wright, Lisa Bell, Kathryn Bertram, and Frances Anderson; five great grandchildren.
Funeral Service were held on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Andrews Episcopal Church with Father Curtis Mears officiating. Interment followed at Douglas City Cemetery.
NOTE: from descendant of Clayton Columbus Simmons....
Lillian was the daughter of Clayton Columbus Simmons and Lillian Cox Simmons. Lillian died in 1916 leaving Clayton with 4 children. Sometime after 1920, Clayton's brother, Dr. Walter Elliot "Sam" and wife Maude took Lillian in as a foster child. Lillian was the same age as Kathryn.
Walter Elliott Simmons (1886 - 1957)
Maude Maxwell Simmons (1889 - 1982)
Eugene D Bell (1915 - 1977)*
Kathryn Simmons Lovett (1916 - 2014)*
Lillian Simmons Bell (1916 - 2012)
Josephine Eleanor Simmons Smith (1920 - 2006)*
Douglas City Cemetery
Plot: Section I
Created by: Faye S. Sinclair
Record added: Apr 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88085807