|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1842|
|Death: ||Nov. 4, 1928|
"Elderly Lady Passes Away
Mrs. Martha Bell passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. C. A. Alcorn Sunday morning. Mrs. Bell had reached the age of eighty-six years and one day, her birthday having been on Saturday.
She left to mourn her death three children, Mrs. C. A. Alcorn of Giltner, C. C. Bell of Giltner, and John Bell of Huntington, WV, many grandchildren and numerous other relatives and a host of friends.
The funeral was held at the Alcorn home on Monday afternoon at two o'clock. Rev. Arnold had charge and the singing was furnished by a quartette consisting of Mrs. P. O. Marvel, Marie Dieckmann, Lee Lair and Otto Hunnicutt.
Burial was made in the Giltner cemetery. Many beautiful flowers were sent.
Oren Bell and family of Norfolk were the only relatives from a distance attending the funeral." Giltner Gazette, Nov. 6, 1928
John Silas Bell (1814 - 1878)
Rutha Simpson Bell (1822 - 1907)
Cicero C Bell (1869 - 1944)*
John William Bell (1873 - 1938)*
Laura Myrtle Bell Alcorn (1879 - 1972)*
Created by: Laura Mattingly
Record added: Jul 17, 2005
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Added: Jul. 17, 2005