Jefferson Bell
In Memory of
Jefferson Francis "Feck" Bell
1919 - 2016
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Nashville Funeral Home
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
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Ronald Morris
"I am so sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers to you and your family!"
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James V. Travis
"Condolences to Mr. Bells family and friends"
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Linda Dyer Hartsfield
"When returning home to home to visit the Methodist Church in Mineral Springs, Fr"
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Kim & Billy Turbeville
"Mr. Francis was such a great man. He will be missed. "
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Sherri and Al Loya
"We are so sorry for your loss. It was both a pleasure and honor to have met Mr. "
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Rev. James Conn
"Having the opportunity to be Francis Bell.s pastor for 6 years, I grew to love t"
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Maureen Renson
"Hugs and prayers to you all. "
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Maureen Renson
"Hugs and prayers to you all. "
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Marcille Dallas
"So sorry for your loss. In our thoughts and prayers."
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Sherian Erwin and Family
"Our thoughts and prayers are with you all! "
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Farm Credit Services
"We will miss Mr. Bell so much. We always looked forward to seeing him and he lo"
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Mikey R.
"Thank you for your service to your country and community."
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Blair and Kristina Bozoarth
"We only had the privilege of meeting daddy feck once at Brad and Kileys wedding."
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Leigh Alayne
"Uncle Francis forever in our hearts! We love you! "
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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

You may not know exactly what you want to say in your Book of Memories™ condolence message. In fact, this may be the first time you've ever been faced with sharing your feelings or offering comforting words to someone who is grieving a loss. Whether it's the first time, or the fifth, we're here to offer some assistance. We've compiled some tips, and brought together a list of expressive words you can use in your condolences.

Tip #1: Be sincere. It's important to mean what you say, on the deepest emotional level. Yes, we know, "saying what you mean" can be harder - that's why we're here.

Tip #2: Keep it simple. You don't need to say much more than "I'm sorry for you loss," yet it's always wonderful to share a personal memory of their loved one, if you have one.

Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

Tip #4: Share how you felt when you heard the news. Perhaps you were shocked, disbelieving, or deeply saddened. Let them know how the passing affected you personally.

Tip #5: Share Remind them that you will always hold the memory of their loved one close to you. It will be a comfort to them to know that their loved one will be remembered.

A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.