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Lawrence Earl BELL

Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Marion County,
Arkansas

Born June 4, 1919, Telephone, Fannin County, Texas.
Died January 29, 1996, Summit, Marion County, Arkansas.
Son of John Edward & Margaret Waldrip Bell.
Married Blanche Maurine Miller, July 23, 1939.

Obituary from The Baxter Bulletin, Mountain Home, Arkansas:

Lawrence E. Bell, 76, of Summit died Monday (Jan. 29, 1996) at his home. He was a retired shipping clerk for Champion Paper Co. in Texas. Formerly of Pasedena, Texas, he lived in Marion County for 31 years.

He was a charter member and deacon of Victory Independent Baptist Church. He also drove the transportation bus for the School of New Hope in Yellville for many years.

Born June 4, 1919, at Telephone, Texas, he was the son of John Edward and Margaret Waldrip Bell. He and the former Blanche Miller were married July 23, 1939.

He is survived by his wife, at home; two daughters, Peggy Vines of Yellville and Karen Rivera of Washington; two sons, Larry Bell of Summit and Rick Bell of Flippin; and eight grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Patsy; one grandson, David; his parents, three sisters and five brothers.

Services will be 10 a.m. today at Burns Funeral Home Chapel in Yellville with the Rev. Kent Goodall officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Pallbearers will include Ted Fox, George Photide, Tommy Layton, Fred Goodall and grandsons Michael Vines and Randy Rogers.

Memorials may be given to Victory Independent Baptist Church or Hospice of the Ozarks.

Contributed on 8/4/12 by maxparnell
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Submitted: 8/4/12 • Approved: 8/4/12 • Last Updated: 8/8/12 • R737524-G0-S3

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