Billie Lee Bell

Billie Lee Bell, 87, of Vidor, TX died Saturday, May 11th, 2019 at Silsbee Oaks Health Care. She was a native of Tokio, AR and a longtime resident of Vidor. She was also a longtime visitor of Lakeview and Maplecrest Baptist Churches. Billie was a Baptist by faith and believed salvation came through Jesus Christ. She earned her Bachelor’s degree while raising 3 children. Billie worked as a teacher and in office management after teaching before retiring. In her spare time she enjoyed camping, growing flowers, going to garage sales, and loved dancing. Billie also enjoyed flipping houses for added income. Billie was known to love life and people and astonishing them. Billie is survived by 1 son; Eddie Jewell and his wife Sue of Mauriceville, TX, 2 daughters; Janice White and her husband Jerry of Vidor and Karen Bullock and her husband Carl of Mauriceville, 11 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 13 great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by 1 brother; Jerry Bell and his wife Rita of Montalbo, TX along with numerous nieces and nephews. Her extended family came to include the caregivers and residents of Silsbee Oaks Health Care. Billie was preceded in death by her parents; Herman and Odell Cooley-Bell. Cremation arrangement were entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

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