Age 83, of Springfield, IL, formerly of Clarksville, TN, passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017.Visitation Friday, September 22, 2017 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. with family present 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at Foston Funeral Home. Funeral service 12:00 noon Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Concord Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation in Natchez, MS will be on Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at Marshall Funeral Home, 225 Pilgrim Road, Natchez, MS. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 29, 2017 at St.Mary's Baptist Church 11 Howard Loop, Natchez, MS. Burial Natchez, National Cemetery.
She was born July 2, 1934 in Natchez, MS, to Clarence Singleton and Nancy Whiting Ross. She is preceded in death by her husband Bennie Bell, Jr,parents and brother, Willie Singleton. She graduated from Broomfield High School in Natchez, MS. She was a member of Concord Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Malcolm Bell, Seattle, WA, Calvin (Deena) Bell, Springfield, IL and Henry (Dara Stigdon) Bell, Hazelcrest, IL; grandchildren, Aaronson P.T. Be;;, Chicago, IL, Monica Toiko Bell, South Bend, IN, Nathaniel Augustine Bell and Justine Teresa Bell both of Springfield, IL and 12 brothers and sisters and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins and her Concord Church Family.