Claudia K. Bell

Jan. 17, 1920 - Nov. 7, 2017

Claudia K. Bell, 97, of Crawford, widow of Col. R.L. "Lucky" Bell, passed away on November 7, 2017. The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.

Claudia was born January 17, 1920, in Crawford, to Claude and Radie (Hall) Knight. She was married September 26, 1941, and lived her life as a devoted Air Force wife, accompanying her husband to assignments around the world. No matter where they lived, she quickly made it a loving home for her family. Going to see her was going home even for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Robert D. "Skip" Bell; and son-in-law, Donnie Pickard.

Claudia is survived by daughters, Karen Pickard of Ovilla, and Cinda Dubbs and husband, William Dubbs, of Fulshear, Texas; grandchildren, David Miller, Courtney Dubbs Stubblefield, Heather Dubbs Douglas, and Michael Bell; great-grandchildren, Jacob Dubbs Stubblefield, Phoebe Stubblefield, Sydney Douglas, Jack Douglas, Ellie Douglas, Alyssa Bell, and Vivienne Bell.

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