|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1839|
|Death: ||May 15, 1927|
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MRS. ELIZABETH WALLACE BELL, aged 85 years, widow of the late John M. Bell, former Richland County Treasurer, died Sunday evening at 7:45 o'clock at her home, 54 Sturges Avenue, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Bell was born in Madison Township January 16, 1839 and she was the last surviving child born to Washington and Margaret Ann Peters Wallace, pioneer settlers of Richland County. She spent her entire life in this county and during the past 60 years has been a resident of this city.
Her husband, John M. Bell, preceded her in death in 1913.
She is survived by one son, Wallace Bell, of this city, four daughters, Mrs. A.R. Shull, of Woodbine Maryland, Mrs. S.R. Croft, of Beaver, Colorado, Miss Dora Bell and Mrs. Charles Matthes, of this city; also four grandchildren and two great- grandchildren.
She was the oldest in point of membership in the First Lutheran Church, having been affiliated with the organization for 60 years.
Funeral services, in charge of her pastor, Rev. H.C. Roehner, will be held at her late home, 54 Sturges Avenue, Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Burial will be made in the family plot in Mansfield Cemetery.
The Mansfield News, Monday, May 16, 1927)
John Marion Bell (1837 - 1913)
Dora Electa Bell (1868 - 1954)*
Mary Myrtle Bell (1873 - 1906)*
Harry F. Bell (1876 - 1944)*
John R. Bell (1886 - 1906)*
Created by: Judy Farst
Record added: Nov 14, 2011
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