Nancy K. Bell: Sept. 20, 2017

Published 4:31 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017

AMERICUS — Nancy Kinnebrew Bell, of Americus, died Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at her home.  A native of Americus, she was born Feb. 2, 1923, to the late Jeremiah Duckworth and Kara Borders Duckworth. She owned and operated Kinnebrew The Casual Shop. She was a member of Americus First United Methodist Church and the Junior Service League.

A graveside service will be held at 4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Americus with the Rev. Dr. Jerry Roe officiating the service.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Jerry and Henry Crisp of Americus; son and daughter-in-law, Hulme and Janet Kinnebrew of Americus; and a brother, Ernest Carswell of Greenville, S.C. Also surviving are nine grandchildren: Ashley Hatcher, Kara McMickle, Haley Fowler, Nancy Dyleski, Kinney Struggs, Andrew Struggs, Sally Griffith, Easton Kinnebrew, and Neil Kinnebrew; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two husbands: Easton Hulme Kinnebrew Jr. and Griffin Bell; and  two daughters: Carolyn Kinnebrew Daniel and Linda Louise Kinnebrew.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Phoebe Sumter Hospice, P.O. Box 1434, Americus GA 31709 or The Griffin Bell Golf Scholarship Fund at Georgia Southwestern State University, 800 Georgia Southwestern State University Drive, Americus GA 31709 or the charity of one’s choice.

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Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel is in charge of these arrangements.