Please Keep The Bell Family In Your Prayers

The Bell Family is in need of your continued prayers and support.

It is with a sad heart that we are informing you of the passing of our beloved cousin Dr. James Robert Bell (Husband of Dr. Josephine Crawford Bell). Cousin James passed Saturday, August 21st, in the comforting presence of his loving family.

The Memorial service for Dr. James Robert Bell, is this Saturday the 28th at 11am at St. Luke United Methodist Church, 32 School Street, Pine Bluff, AR 71602

Click here to view the information for the online Memorial service.

In lieu of flowers for Cousin James’ passing, the family ask you to consider contributing to the
Dr. James R. and Dr. Josephine C. Bell Scholarship Fund

Make an online gift:
• Go to
• Place mouse on “Giving Tab” at top of screen
• Click “Make A Gift”
• Complete Form
All major credit cards are accepted.

You may also mail a check/money order to:
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Office of Development
Mail Slot 4981
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Be sure to include the name of the scholarship fund on the memo line of your check or with your online donation.

You also have the option to call the Development Office directly:

While we will grieve his loss, we remain forever grateful he was a part of our family. Please keep Cousin Josephine, their children (Bruce, Kimbra & Kandice), their grandchildren and their large extended family in your prayers.

Dr. James Bell was a favorite at the reunions for so many of us and we will miss him dearly.


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