July 6, 2016
Mary Virginia Richardson Bell died July 3, 2016, at DCH Regional Medical Center. She was born March 26,1947 in Columbus, Mississippi to the late James C. Richardson and Geneva Martin Richardson. She was a retired employee of Micro Tech Medical in Columbus, Miss., a member of Ethelsville Baptist Church and well known resident of the Ethelsville community. Services will be Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Forest Methodist Church with the Rev. Jimmy Ray officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church. Skelton Funeral Home of Reform is directing. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Clifton and Monroe Richardson; sisters, Betty Jo Mills, Marjorie Burkhalter, Eva Wilcox and Sue Hodge. She is survived by her spouse, William Dewey Bell; daughter, Kim Bell; son, Mike Talley; sister, Elizabeth Shaw; and granddaughter Brandi Talley. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tommy and Patsy Alexander, Jerry and Valerie Dodds, Doug and Norma Wilcox, Edwin and Shirley Reed, Clyde and Linda Barmore and Johnny and Patsy Hocutt. The family wishes to say a special thank you to Dr. Keith DeBell and staff and Dr. Warren Holley and staff.