Originally created 11/15/00

Mr. Emory Bell



WILLISTON, S.C. - Mr. Emory Eugene Bell, 87, died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2000, at Barnwell County Hospital, Barnwell.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at Folk Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Hanf officiating. Burial will be in Williston Cemetery.

Mr. Bell, a native of Williston, was a Navy veteran of World War II and had retired as owner and operator of Bell's Service Station and Bell's Feed & Seed. He was a member of American Legion Post 75, American Legion Forty & Eight, Barnwell County Selective Service Board and Williston First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Ben McClain, Augusta; two brothers, Vernon Bell and William Bell, both of Williston; a sister, Mary Elizabeth Bell, Allendale; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends 3 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 15, 2000