Harriett Bell (WARD, S.C.)

WARD, S.C. - Harriett Jean Bell, wife of Don Wagner and daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Harry S. Bell of Ward passed away July 7, 2009. She and her husband lived at 4770 Ivy Ridge Drive, Smyrna, Ga. 30080. Funeral services for Ms. Bell will be held Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 11 am at Johnston Presbyterian Church with interment to follow in Mt of Olives Cemetery. The family is at the home of Ms. Bell's parents, 1829 Hwy 23, Ward, SC and will receive friends at Bland Funeral Home, Johnston, Friday evening, July 10, 2009 from 6-8 pm. Harriett attended Darlington School, Rome, Ga., Converse College and graduated from the University of SC. She worked in Washington, DC for the Senate Judiciary Committee for several years; however, returned to SC and worked for Bank of America. Later she graduated from Midland Technical College, School of Nursing and moved to Atlanta and worked for Shephard Spinal Clinic. Harriett had been in declining health for several months. She was a member of Johnston Presbyterian Church. In addition to her husband and parents, she is survived by brothers: William Bell (Jenny), Ward; Harry Bell, Jr. (Carol), Columbia; and James A. Bell ( Dolores), Canal-Winchester, Ohio; niece: Catherine Bell; nephews: Satcher and Corey Bell, and Tyler and David Mercer. Memorials may be made to Johnston Presbyterian Church, 700 Mims St, Johnston, SC 29832 or National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of South Carolina, P. O. Box 1267, Columbia, SC 29202. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 9, 2009