In memory of
Mae Bell
Read More
In memory of
Mae Bell
Mae Emma Bell, 88, departed this life on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. She was affectionately known as "Babe" and was born April 5, 1928, in Athens, Ga., to Harrison and Carrie Jones Handy. She came to Chattanooga as a teenager and soon united with Phillips Temple CME church, where she served faithfully on the Usher Board for years. She leaves to cherish her loving memory her son, Larry (Aleta) Bray; grandsons, Carlton (Deanne) Bell, Cedric (Karin) Bray and Harrison Bell Jr.; granddaughters, Nicole Bell, Tabitha Bell, Tiffany Bell, Atesia (A.J.) Mastin; a host of great-grandsons, great-granddaughters; nephews, nieces and friends. The life celebration service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in the Chapel, with Pastor Robert G. Henry Jr., of Phillips Temple. Interment in Forest Hills Cemetery. The body will lie in state after noon today, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995. This obituary was originally published in the Chattanooga Times Free Press.
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
John P Franklin Funeral Home
1101 Dodds Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37404
Express Your Condolences By Sending Funeral Flowers.
All arrangements are locally delivered to John P Franklin Funeral Home by a local Chattanooga, TN florist.
7 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!
Need Help? Have Questions?
Use Code: 80889