Mary Nell Bell

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Mary Nell Bell, 70, of Senath, Mo., formerly of Rector passed away December 19, 2014, at NHC in Kennett.

She was born April 24, 1944, in Fairland, Ind. to the late Troy and Ruth (Edwards) Pruett.

Preceding her in death were her parents; a grandchild; Kayley Bell; her brothers, Delbert Foster and Jimmy Pruett and a sister, Jeanetta Keller.

She is survived by her life partner, Jim Hestbeck; her children, Shawn Bell of Hayti, Patrick and Trina Bell of Hornersville, Londa and Sam Smith of Fort Smith, Dawn and Kenny Boone of Bartlett, Tenn., and Michelle and Bobby Joe Luttrell of Kennett; her grandchildren, Lyndsey Bell, Landon and Kim Boone, Dylann Boone, Mackenzie Bell, Grayson Atkeison and Brandon Atkeison; her brothers, Adell Foster of Rector, Kenneth Foster of Rector, and Charles Pruett of McKenney, Texas, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, at the Irby Funeral Home in Rector. Burial followed at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector.

Those who wish may sign the online register book at www.irbyfuneral

The family has asked that any memorials be made to the Veterans Park in Rector and the Dunklin County Care Council.