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Frank Bell
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1916
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 2001
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Frank Bell was born June 2, 1916, in Fort Worth. He graduated from what is now R. L. Paschal High School and attended the University of Texas at Arlington. During World War II, he served in the Merchant Marines and received the Atlantic-Pacific and Philippine Liberation ribbons. He married his California sweetheart, Marie Bloom, on Dec. 16, 1945.

A salesman by profession, Frank was inducted into "The Hall of Fame" of the Chevrolet Motor Division. Being an athlete and avid sports enthusiast, his greatest joy in retirement was promoting T.C.U. football through the Frog Club. He was chosen "Mr. Purple" in 1993.

A life-long member of the First United Methodist Church of Fort Worth, Frank served on the usher and plate committees as well as the Administrative Board.

Survivors: Sister, Betty Bell Ambrose and her husband, Joe, Fort Worth; nieces and nephews, Angela Cochran and her husband, Fielding, Jody Ambrose and his wife, Patti, and Kathe Goodwin and her husband, Steve; and many loving great nieces and great nephews. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Marie Bloom Bell (1913 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Information taken from obituary published in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
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Created by: MichelleW
Record added: Oct 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7953113
Frank Bell
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Frank Bell
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Paschal High School
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 Added: Jun. 19, 2011
 
 
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