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 Amos Bell, Sr

Amos Bell, Sr

Birth
Jennings, Hamilton County, Florida, USA
Death 10 Jan 1972 (aged 76–77)
Titusville, Brevard County, Florida, USA
Burial Titusville, Brevard County, Florida, USA
Plot NORTH - ROW P2
Memorial ID 158999718 · View Source
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My life shall touch a dozen lives
before the day is done;
Leave countless marks for good or ill,
Ere sets the evening sun
So this the wish I always wish
The prayer I ever Pray!
Lord may my life help other lives
It touches by the way.

The late Brother Amos Bell, Sr., son of the late Peter and Carrie Bell, was born in Jennings, FL.

He was reared in a Christian home and having been influenced by a Christian environment in his early youth he accepted Christ as his Savior, and joined the African Methodist Church. He served on Usher Board No. 1, and Steward Board No. 1. Through dedication and faithful services as a Steward, he was elevated to the lofty position of "Holy Steward" at the St. James A.M.E. Church, a position he held until his death.

He was well liked and respected in his Church and Community, and he possessed the type of personality that sincerely helped other lives which he touched by the way. His untimely death creates a great loss to his Family, Church and Community, departing this life January 10, 1972, at 5:10 A.M. after a short illness.

He leaves to mourn his passing, his beloved wife, Mrs. Dora Bell; five daughters: Mrs. Emma Portlock of Titusville, FL, Mrs. Roberta Bailey of Miami, FL; Mrs. Odarine McConnell of Miami, FL; Mrs. Arie Frazier of Titusville, FL, and Mrs. Nora Mae Redding of Titusville, FL; one son, Mr. Amos Bell. Jr., of Titusville, FL; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grand-children; 4 sisters: Mrs. Abbie Gordon of Brunswick, NJ, Mrs. Emma Baker of Miami, Mrs. Carrie Edwards of Titusville, FL, and Mrs. Georgia Potts of Haines City, FL; four sons-in-law: Mr. Ormond Portlock, Mr. Melvin Bailey, Mr. Dan Frazier and Mr. Eugene Redding; one brother, Mr. Buster Bell of Pompano, FL; three brothers-in-law: Mr. Leroy Gordon, Mr. Kibbie Baker, Mr. Ivory Edwards, Sr.; two sisters-in-law: Mrs. Marie Jewell and Mrs. Carrie Bell; and a host of other relatives and friends.


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  • Created by: Kirk A. Davis
  • Added: 7 Mar 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 158999718
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Amos Bell, Sr (1895–10 Jan 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 158999718, citing Davis Memorial Cemetery, Titusville, Brevard County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Kirk A. Davis (contributor 48961009) .