Nancy Bell-Allensworth

BELL- ALLENSWORTH, Nancy May, 92, of Walnut Hills Retirement Home, Walnut Creek, Ohio, died February 8, 2013.

She was born in Burkburnett, Texas, May 1, 1920, daughter of the late Ralph and Ethel Bailey- Bell.

Her husband, John H. Allensworth, whom she married July 22, 1946, preceded her in death June 24, 1997; as well as their only son, Jon Lee, in 1972.

Surviving are a sister- in-law, Betty Allensworth of Amsterdam; nephew, Charles (Cindy) Allensworth of Clawson, MI; nieces, Carla (David) Noll, Galena, OH, and Margot (George) Olson, Blowing Rock, NC.

At an early age her parents were deceased, and she then made her home with her uncle and aunt of Jewett, OH, William and Emma-Crabb-Bell.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Carrollton, Order of Eastern Star No. 315 and a charter member of the Atwood Yacht Club. She graduated from Jewett High School and attended Elliot and Steubenville Business Colleges.

Services will be conducted by Rev. Dan Loomis at Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam at noon, Thursday, February 14, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at the Ft. Steuben Burial Estates in Wintersville, OH.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to First United Methodist Church, PO Box 85, Carrollton, OH 44615.