Helen E. Harbourt Bell, 100, of Shadyside, Ohio died Monday January 2, 2012.
She was born July 24, 1911 in Mt. Pleasant, Ohio, a daughter of the late Asa Odell and Lizzie Beatty Harbourt.
She was Presbyterian by faith and taught Sunday school for 35 years, and sang in the choir for 50 years. She was very loving and devoted to each of her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, J. Prentice Bell, her son; P. Roy Bell, her sister; Irene Martin, her brother; David Harbourt, and her step brother; Nathan Harbourt.
She is survived by her son; Richard Bonnie Bell of Shadyside, Ohio, her daughter in law; Phyllis Bell, of Shadyside, Ohio and her sister; Agnes Sherman of Galion, Ohio, six grandchildren; David Lil Bell, Barbara Todd Ankrom, Matt Kim Bell, Beth Doyle, Brad Denise Bell, Rebecca Rob Tucker, three step grandchildren; Kenneth Cathy Whorton, David Lori Whorton, Steve Erin Whorton, twelve great grandchildren; Taylor, Devon, Hunter, Shannon, Derek, Fallon, Mannix, Macrae, Ashton, Allison, Carlie, and Kyle, and her great great granddaughter, Riley.
Family and friends will be received Thursday January 5, 2012 at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory 3900 Central Ave. Shadyside, Ohio 43947 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm where services will be held Friday January 6, 2012 at 11am with Pastor Pete Walburn officiating.
Interment will follow in Belmont Memorial Cemetery, St. Clairsville, Ohio.
Condolences online at altmeyer.com