2017-03-29 / Obituaries

Mildred Herrington Bell

Mrs. Mildred Herrington Bell, 94, of Millen died Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Optim Medical Center.

She was born in Jenkins County June 2, 1923, and was a homemaker, and had been a member of Green Fork Baptist Church for over 80 years where she held many positions of service.

Miss Mildred was a wife, mother, and grandmother, and a homemaker who loved her Green Fork friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin, and sons, Wyndell and Durwin.

Graveside services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, March 34, 2017 at the Green Fork Baptist Cemetery with Dr. Ray Freeman and Rev. Kevin Farmer officiating.

Survivors include her daughter, Cherdale Cross of Millen; five grandsons, Stephen (Tori) Cross of Wilmington Island, Stacey (Sarah) Cross of Alamogordo, NM, Karlson (Kathy) Bell, Whitney, and Kevan Bell of Millen; three great-granddaughters, Katie Lynn and Kara Leigh Bell of Millen and Millie Cross of Wilmington Island; and a daughter-in-law, Becky Bell of Millen.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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