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Delphia Mae Vining Bell
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1900
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1986
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

Lifelong Muncie resident Delphia M. Bell, 85, died Tuesday in Ball Hospital following a long illness. She was born in Muncie, attended city schools and was the widow of Howard E. Bell.

Surviving are two daughters, Georgetta Batt, Muncie, and Norma Homan, Lewisville; a son, Howard, Raleigh, N.C.; three sisters, Mrs. Curtis (Anna) Bantz and Mary Anderson, both of Muncie, and Helen Neal, Lawndale, Calif.; a brother, Lloyd Vining, Dunkirk; 17 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Meeks Mortuary Chapel.

Burial will be in Gardens of Memory. Calling at the mortuary is 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday or before services Friday.

Delphia and Howard married on 10JUL1920 in Delaware County. They had 5 children: Rosemary, Georgetta, Howard "Jack", Joseph, and Norma. Joseph died at age 4 from scarlet fever. 
Family links: 
  John A Bradley Vinning (1870 - 1956)
  Sarah Jane Brown Vinning (1877 - 1928)
  Howard Elmer Bell (1893 - 1978)
  Rosemary Bell Himes (1921 - 1978)*
  Georgetta Mae Bell Batt (1923 - 2014)*
  Howard Leonard Bell (1925 - 1999)*
  Joseph Leroy Bell (1927 - 1931)*
  Norma Jean Bell Homan (1929 - 1997)*
  William McKinley Vinning (1897 - 1937)*
  Donald Admiral Dewey Vining (1898 - 1976)*
  Delphia Mae Vining Bell (1900 - 1986)
  Dessie Sylvertia Vinning Ryder (1905 - 1926)*
  Anna Rebecca Vining Bantz (1907 - 1996)*
  Lloyd Henry Vining (1909 - 1990)*
  Mary Geraldine Vining Anderson (1911 - 1999)*
  Helen Josephine Vining Neal (1913 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Gardens of Memory
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Roselei
Originally Created by: Jane
Record added: Jul 16, 2011
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Delphia Mae <i>Vining</i> Bell
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Delphia Mae <i>Vining</i> Bell
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