Beulah Mae Bell

Friday, May 13, 2011

Beulah Mae Bell, a resident of Green Forest, AR was born October 23, 1918 in Oasis, MO, a daughter of Dennis and Grace (Scott) Jones. She departed this life Sunday, May 8, 2011 in Berryville, at the age of 92.

Mrs. Bell was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church in Green Forest. She was a homemaker. Most of her life was spent farming in Carroll County with her husband Leonard also they worked in California in the 50s. She enjoyed gardening and all of her neighbors. Having family visit was a great joy for her. She accepted Christ as her Savior as a child and was a faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Joel Bell of Green Forest, AR, Charles and wife Janet Bell of Green Forest, AR; eight grandchildren, Benji Bell, Laurie Bell, Sheila and husband Jerry Soares, Keith and wife Dilber Bell, Teresa and husband Galen Corbett, Diane and husband Andy Marrs, Jerad and wife Regina Tittel, Ginny Tittel; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, RexaLea Jones, Lula Erwin, Louise Wolfe; several nieces, nephews and a host of other family and friends.

On November 28, 1937, she was united in marriage with Leonard Bell, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Stella White; one brother, Raymond Jones and one daughter-in-law, Joyce Bell.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 11, 2011 from 5 until 8 p.m. at the Nelson's Green Forest Chapel. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2011 at the Bethel Baptist Church in Green Forest with Bro. Joe Summers officiating. Interment will follow in the Yocum Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.