Christine Bell, 59 - Cox's Mills

Christine Bell, 59, of Upper Horn Creek Road, Cox's Mills, West Virginia, departed this life Tuesday Evening, April 7, 2015 at the Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, Maryland, following a short illness.

Born January 22, 1956 in Akron, Ohio. Christine was the daughter of the late Thestene and Dainies Putnam Skidmore.

Christine was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was a graduate of Gilmer County High School, class of 1974. Christine enjoyed talking on the phone, watching TV, and playing computer games.

Christine was united in marriage to Robert Bell, who survives at the Cox's Mills home.

Surviving are 4 children, Bobbie Jo Atencio of Woodridge, VA; Kathy Jo Bailey and Robert Junior Bell II of Cox's Mills, WV; and Brittany Dawn Bell of Sand Fork, WV; 1 brother, Chester Skidmore of Wardensville, WV; and several grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc. 2 Vanhorn Drive, Glenville, WV; 26351 at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015 with Chaplain Bryon Bukovesky officiating. Burial will follow in the Bell Family Cemetery, on Upper Horn Creek Road. Friends may call from 12 noon-1:00 p.m., Saturday afternoon at the mortuary.