NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral services for Mrs. Lizzie Jackson Bell, 99, of Francis Street, North Augusta, who died February 13, 2002, will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m., from the Belvedere Church of God. Rev. Denny A. Haston and Rev. William E. Starnes Jr., officiating. Interment in Habersham United Methodist Church Cemetery, Perkin. Mrs. Bell was a native of Burke County, having made North Augusta her home for the past 39 years. She was a member of the Belvedere Church of God. On the occasion of her 90 th birthday, Mrs. Bell was honored by her church and the South Carolina Senate. She was the wife of the late Mr. Louis L. Bell. Survivors include two daughters, Betty W. Sasser, Millen and Melrose L. Hurst, North Augusta; a step-son, Ira Leo Bell, Satsuma, Fla.; a sister, Melrose Sapp, Perkins; 14 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and 19 great-great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be grandsons. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Friday evening from 7 to 9. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements, (803)278-1181.
The Augusta Chronicle February 15, 2002