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Dr Laverna Mary Bell
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1919
Nowata
Nowata County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1958
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Dr. Laverna Mary Bell was the daughter of Eugene Roseberry Bell and Ada Rebecca Painter Bell. She had a younger sister.

Dr. Laverna Mary Bell received her B.S. from Central State College in Edmond, Oklahoma, Oklahoma. She received her M.S. from Oklahoma A&M in Stillwater, Payne, Oklahoma. She earned her Doctorate from The University of Oklahoma.

She was teaching at San Francisco State College when she collapsed from an apparent heart condition. She died two days later at Mt. Zion Hospital in San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

Dr. Laverna Mary Bell wrote many books and articles on business education and had been on staff at San Francisco State College since 1950.

Dr. Laverna Mary Bell was a granddaughter of Matthew Alexander Painter and LaVerna Ada Graham Painter and a niece of my grandparents, Ray Dale Painter, Sr. and
Gladys Lorraine Smelser Painter.

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NOTES:
Mt. Hope Cemetery listing shows:
Death date as June 12 -- this is wrong.
Middle name as May -- this is wrong.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Eugene Roseberry Bell (1881 - 1957)
  Ada Rebecca Painter Bell (1888 - 1989)
 
 Sibling:
  Laverna Mary Bell (1919 - 1958)
  Betty Jeanne Bell Phelps (1921 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Afton
Ottawa County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Pam Barns
Record added: Apr 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35825697
Dr Laverna Mary Bell
Added by: Pam Barns
 
Dr Laverna Mary Bell
Added by: Pam Barns
 
Dr Laverna Mary Bell
Added by: Pam Barns
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 29, 2011
 
 
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