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Bruce Bell, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1891
Annamoriah
Calhoun County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1968
Elizabeth
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA

RITES LAST SATURDAY
FOR BRUCE BELL, SR.
Wirt County Journal, June 20.1968

Bruce Bell, Sr., 76, City, died Thursday morning, June 13, at his home following an extended illness.

Born in Calhoun County near Annamoriah, he was a son of the late John Nelson and Loverna Minear Bell. A retired farmer , he had spent many years in the oil and gas business in Calhoun and Wirt Counties. A veteran of World War I, he was a member of Bryner Chapel Methodist Church and American Legion Post 55 of Elizabeth.

Survivors include his widow, Madge Adams Bell; two sons, Bruce Bell, Jr., of Burning Springs, and Emmett Bell of Tucson, Ariz,; one daughter, Jessie McCarthy of Parkersburg; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Pomroy Funeral Home, City, with Rev. Harold Huffman officiating. Burial was in the K. of P. Cemetery, City.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Nelson Bell (1835 - 1912)
  Laverna Alcinda Minnear Bell (1850 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Madge M Adams Bell (1895 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Bruce Bell (1922 - 2011)*
  Jessie Margaret Bell McCarthy (1925 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Holly Bell (1878 - 1946)*
  Maude L. Bell Blankenship (1881 - 1945)*
  Bruce Bell (1891 - 1968)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knights of Pythias Cemetery
Elizabeth
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Jim Rader
Record added: Apr 13, 2012
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Bruce Bell, Sr
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