Virginia Madlyn Bell

April 8, 1949October 8, 2020

Ms. Virginia Madlyn Bell, 71 of Lenoir passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital in Greensboro after an extended illness.

Ms. Bell was born in Pike County, Kentucky on April 8, 1949 to the late William Matthew Bell and Lillian Jane Tackett Bell.

Virginia worked as a CNA for Guardian and Harmony Home Health over the years. She had a booth at Whitnel Flea Market called “Skye and Pepper” where she sold all kinds of glassware, collectibles and many other things. She loved her pets, 2 dogs and 3 cats and enjoyed taking care of them.

Those left to cherish her memory include her sister and very best friend, Sherry Anders and husband Joe of the home. Virginia, Sherry and Joe were very close and took care of each other. Also surviving are numerous cousins and extended family members in Michigan.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 6:00 pm in the chapel of Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home with Rev. Rodney Raby officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service, from 5:00 pm until 6:00 pm at Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorial be made in honor of Virginia to the American Diabetes Association at this address: American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 7023 Merrifield, VA 22116-7023

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Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ms. Virginia Madlyn Bell.


  • Sister, Sherry Anders and husband Joe.

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  • Receiving of Friends

    Friday, October 16, 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Friday, October 16, 2020


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Pat Warren

October 20, 2020

We didn't know until the week after she'd gone home to be with God that she had passed away.
We all adored her. She was so friendly and easy to talk to.
Please accept our condolences.
Edd, Joyce and Pat Warren


October 10, 2020

Jenny will always be missed. She is a caring and loving person.
Joe&Sherry please remeber she will always be in your hearts and she is yalls guardian angel now.


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