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 Lillian <I>Simmons</I> Bell

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Lillian Simmons Bell

  • Birth 20 Aug 1916 Swainsboro, Emanuel County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 3 Mar 2012 Douglas, Coffee County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Douglas, Coffee County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot Section I
  • Memorial ID 88085807

Lillian Simmons Bell, age 95, of Douglas, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Coffee Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Bell was born on August 20, 1916, in Swainsboro, GA to the late Maude Maxwell and Walter Elliott Simmons.

Survivors include: her son, Eugene D. (Linda) Bell, Jr., of Fernandina Beach, FL; one daughter, Elizabeth Simmons Bell (Darrell) Lumpkin , of Macon, GA.; one sister, Dr. Kathryn Lovett, of Statesboro, GA; one brother, Gene Simmons, of Swainsboro, GA; five grandchildren, Eugene (Shari) Bell, Laura (Charles) Wright, Lisa Bell, Kathryn Bertram, and Frances Anderson; five great grandchildren.

Funeral Service were held on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Andrews Episcopal Church with Father Curtis Mears officiating. Interment followed at Douglas City Cemetery.

NOTE: from descendant of Clayton Columbus Simmons....
Lillian was the daughter of Clayton Columbus Simmons and Lillian Cox Simmons. Lillian died in 1916 leaving Clayton with 4 children. Sometime after 1920, Clayton's brother, Dr. Walter Elliot "Sam" and wife Maude took Lillian in as a foster child. Lillian was the same age as Kathryn.

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  • Created by: Faye S. Sinclair
  • Added: 5 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88085807
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lillian Simmons Bell (20 Aug 1916–3 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88085807, citing Douglas City Cemetery, Douglas, Coffee County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Faye S. Sinclair (contributor 47287662) .