Bell III, Andrew “Jay” Jackson
Andrew J Bell III, otherwise known as Jay Bell, died peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of Friday morning, December 20, 2019 at the age of 90. He leaves behind his wife of 45 years, Marlys Gustafson Bell, 5 children, (Alan Bell, Littleton MA, Dr Dawn Bell Jones, Shepherdstown WV, Michael Bell and his wife Valerie, Alameda CA, Christine and her husband Curtis White, San Leandro, CA, Jeffrey David and his wife Gladys, Pioneer, CA), 13 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother, Marjorie Williams Bell, father, Andrew J Bell Jr, and sister, Janice Douglas Bell, all from Providence, Rhode Island where he was born on June 26, 1929. Three grandsons also preceded him: Eddie Reed, Zan Bell and Aaron Hunter.
Terzich & Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
- Date of Death: 12/20/2019
- Age: 90
- Residence: Columbia, CA
- Services: Memorial services for Jay will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, January 4th at the Red Church (St James Episcopal Church), in Sonora California, followed by full military honors and a Celebration of Life luncheon at the Parish Hall followed by Services in Providence RI later in January when he will be laid to rest with his Mother, Father, only sister Janice and grandson Eddie Reed. May they all rest in Peace.