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Carmen N. Bell

March 8, 1939 ~ May 31, 2017 (age 78)

   Carmen was born March 8, 1939, to Salvador and Carmen Negrete in Malakoff, Texas and attended Hallsville Schools, graduating in 1957. She was a lifelong resident of Harrison County where she grew some of the best peaches.    
   The Family will receive friends for a time of visitation Friday, June 2nd, 2017, from 6 o'clock in the evening until half past 7 o'clock when a Rosary will then be recited. Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church Saturday morning, June 3, 2017, at 11:00 o'clock with interment to follow at Grace Hill Cemetery, Longview, Texas. Father Dan Dower will officiate.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gordon Bell; daughters, Sherry Timmons Smith and Belinda Kay Timmons; grandson, Ryan Keith Smith; two sisters, Mary Sawyer and Terry Wyatt both of Lakeland, Florida; and three infant brothers.
   Those left to cherish her memory are son, Donny Timmons and wife, Kathy; daughter, Debra Timmons; special niece, Angela Hillin Moore and husband, Larry; sisters, Juanita Eiker, Sarah Hiltzman and Guadalupe Negrete; grandchildren, Adam Timmons, Ronnie Ray Smith-Moses, Joshua Timmons, Jeremy Langley, Reagan Smith-Moses; and 17 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loved ones.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
June 2, 2017

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
The Chapel of Welch Funeral Home
4619 Judson Road
Longview, TX 75605

Rosary
Friday
June 2, 2017

7:30 PM
The Chapel of Welch Funeral Home
4619 Judson Road
Longview, TX 75605

Funeral Mass
Saturday
June 3, 2017

11:00 AM
St Mary's Catholic Church

Longview, TX


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