|David Jeffrey Bell, Sr|
|Birth: ||Jun. 6, 1959|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 2010|
Mr. David Jeffrey Bell Sr., 51, of Staunton, departed this life on Wednesday, September 22, 2010, at NIBCO Corporation.
Mr. Bell was born in Roswell, New Mexico, on June 6, 1959, the son of the Reverend George R. and the late Bernice Bell of Lyndhurst.
As a child and adult, David was a lifelong member of Beulah Baptist Church. He served as a Deacon, Sunday School Superintendent and teacher. He graduated from Stuarts Draft High School and Blue Ridge Community College with an Associate Degree in Computer Drafting.
In 1980, he joined and served in the United States Air Force earning the rank as a Sergeant Senior Airman and was honorably discharged in 1986. After the military, David worked for the Coca Cola Company, in Staunton, and then for NIBCO Corp. until his death.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving father; two sons, David Jeffery Jr. and Daniel Owen; one daughter, Angela Marie, all of Staunton; the light of his life, his granddaughter, Tiffany Lynn Mitchell; one sister, Brenda E. Donaldson of Youngstown, Ohio; one sister-in-law, Rosa Bell of Cleveland, Ohio; and a host of family and friends.
Mr. bell was preceded in death by his mother, Bernice Bell; a brother, Minister George R. Bell Jr.; and a stepdaughter, Janice Renee Johnston.
David leaves a host of friends and family and he will be terribly missed, especially by his best friend and cousin, Michael Bell, of Staunton.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 29, 2010, at Christ Tabernacle Church of God, Waynesboro, 1312 "C" Street, with Elder Frank J. Bell officiating and assisted by the Reverend Beulah Spellman.
The body will be viewed at the church one hour before service. Interment will be at the Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 28, 2010, at the Lewis Funeral Home in Waynesboro and other times at the home of his father.
Professional services are entrusted to the care of the Lewis Funeral Home.
.Published in The News Virginian from September 24 to September 27, 2010
Bernice Fountain Hoge Bell (1929 - 2007)
Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: JLR
Record added: Apr 02, 2013
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