|Ocie Blanche Bell, 90, of Leading Creek Community, Brohard, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord March 14, 2012.|
She was born October 22, 1921 in Calhoun County, a daughter of the late Franklin Peirce Goodnight and Ocie Blaine Wilt.
Surviving are her children, Sheila (Freddie) Jones, Lorena (Curty) Murphy all of Brohard, Carol Jones and Christine Bell both of Cleveland OH, Patricia (Lenny) Cunningham and Norma Freshour of Grantsville WV, Pauline (Robert) Freshour of Smithville WV, Herbert Bell of Brohard, Ricky (Jessica) Bell of Grantsville, Robert (Sherry) Bell and Harold (Tony) Bell of Cleveland; 42 grandchildren, 61 great grandchildren, and 19 great-great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Bell; daughters, Dorthy Jones, Sherry Bell and Karen Jones; one son, Michael Burkett; and two grandsons, Wesley Murphy and Wesley Bell; 1 great granddaughter, Amber Lamp; and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, March 18 at Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville. Rev. Carroll McCauley and Rev. Roger Carter will officiate. Interment will be in the Bell Cemetery at Brohard.
Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to services.