Austin Bell

Thursday, February 28, 2002

OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Austin Gabriel Bell, 45 days, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at his home.

He was born Jan. 13, 2002, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jeremy and Melissa Crofutt Bell.

Survivors include his parents of Olive Branch; paternal grandparents, George and Shirley Bell of Mounds, Ill.; maternal grandparents, William and Karen Winters of Villa Ridge, Ill., William and Joyce Crofutt of Phoenix, Ariz.; paternal great-grandparents, Nida Bell of Mounds, Paul and Pauline Harrett of Quincy, Ill.; maternal great-grandparents, William and Betty Winters of Joppa, Ill., Raymond and Doris Nickle of Big Prairie, Ohio, Jerry and Shirley Crofutt of Wooster, Ohio; and maternal great-great-grandmother, Vera Nickle of Wooster.

Friends may call at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, Ill., after 10 a.m. Saturday.

Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with Msgr. Bill McGhee officiating. Private burial will follow.

Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge is in charge of arrangements.