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BELL, Welthan May – (d. 1999)

Morrison resident and Warren County native Welthan May Bell, 83, died Jan. 2 at River Park Hospital. A homemaker and a member of Morrison First Baptist Church, she was the daughter of William and Lora Hendrix Parker and was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Leslie Bell in 1996; and one son, James Leslie (Buck) Bell. She is survived by three sons, William Bell of Morrison, Ronald Douglas Bell of McMinnville and David Bell of Chattanooga; five daughters, Willie Hittle and Martha Lafevers, both of Springfield, Mary Fuson of Antioch, Betty Pack of McMinnville and Barbara Freeze of Morrison; 18 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Services were held Tuesday at High’s Chapel with Bill Hall officiating. Burial followed at Bascom Cemetery. High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Southern Standard, McMinnville, TN. Jan. 6, 1999.
[Contributor: Maxine Reggio, 2001]

Cunningham Family Bible

Family Bible of the Reverend Hugh Albert (H.A.) Cunningham and Sarah Jane (Hennessee) Cunningham of Warren County, Tennessee.

MARRIAGES: 
H. A. Cunningham and Sarah Jane Hennessee was married Feb. 7, 1858

BIRTHS
H. A. Cunningham was born Jan. 13, 1833
Sarah Jane Cunningham was born Sept. 20, 1836
Charlie Cunningham was born Oct. 17, 1858
E. F. Cunningham was born Jan. 4, 1861
James C. Cunningham was born Nov. 7, 1864
Raleigh Cunningham was born Feb. 27, 1869
Elnora Cunningham was born Aug. 6, 1872
Hugh Albert Cunningham was born Jan. 21, 1875
Sara B. Cunningham was born Jan. 8, 1878
Evie Nelson Cunningham was born Sept. 15, 1880
Corona Cunningham was born March 30, 1883
Frank Parker was born Aug. 27, 1894
Irving Cunningham was born Dec. 21, 1901

DEATHS
James E. Cunningham died June 4, 1880
Raleigh A. Cunningham died June 5, 1880
Evie Nelson Cunningham died Oct. 27, 1880
Elnora Parker died Dec. 26, 1899
H. A. Cunningham died Feb. 14, 1907
Sarah Jane Cunningham died Mar. 15, 1913
Charlie Cunningham died Dec. 24, 1930

* Note: 
I transcribed the above information on 12/17/94 from the original Bible which is in the possession of Charles Denney of Florida. Charles and I are great great grandsons of H. A. Cunningham through Elisha Fletcher (E. F.) Cunningham (our great grandfather). Edwin A. Elam, Chattanooga, TN