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Anna Bell Harrison

Monday, September 13, 2004

Anna Bell Harrison, 83, of Marshall, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Pianist Julie Lewis played "How Great Thou Art" and "What a Friend We Have in Jesus." Pallbearers were Brent Gorrell, Gary Gorrell, Freddie Adams, Tooter Pannell, Larry Price and Russell Lee Plattner.

Born July 29, 1921, in Marshall, she was the daughter of the late Maurice Clyde and Ogda McGrew Clyde. On June 3, 1951, in Malta Bend, she married Wilbur P. "Dude" Harrison, who preceded her in death Nov. 24, 1996. She had lived in Marshall her entire life and was a 1939 graduate of Malta Bend High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in education from Central Missouri State Teachers College. She taught for five years and then worked at Farmers Savings Bank and its successors for 35 years. She was a member of Malta Bend American Legion Post 558 Auxiliary, Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of 1812, Beta Sigma Phi, Fitzgibbon Hospital Auxiliary, Sedalia Doll Club and was very active in the Shriners. She was a Methodist.

Survivors include one sister, Betty Jo Carl of Pacific; and one nephew, James "Jim" Carl of Pacific.

Additional information provided per family recompense.