Joyce and family of the late Jim Bell wish to sincerely thank all those who sympathised with them in their recent bereavement. Our heartfelt thanks to our extended family, friends and neighbours who attended the funeral, telephoned, sent cards, letters or helped in any other way. Thanks also to those who kindly made a donation towards Air Ambulance Northern Ireland and Ballynahinch Congregational Church Missionary fund cheques payable to Douglas Donations account.
We are grateful to the Doctors and staff at Montalto Medical Centre for their continuous care and attention. A special thanks to Rev Victor Neill and Rev Henry Montgomery for their prayers, words of comfort at the home and conducting a truly heartfelt yet poignant service. Thanks also to Bill Reid and staff of Douglas Funeral Directors for their professional and dignified manner in which they carried out the Funeral Arrangements.
The love for Jim and memories shared is deeply appreciated and continues to be a great source of comfort to us as a family.
BELL, Samuel James (Jim) Died on 31st October 2021. Suddenly yet peacefully, at his home, 26 Tullywest Road, Saintfield.
Dearly beloved husband of Joyce, much loved and loving father to Alastair and Karen, dear father-in-law of Andrea and Colin. Devoted Granda to Nathan.
Funeral service in Ballynahinch Congregational Church on Wednesday 3rd November at 3pm and afterwards burial in the adjoining graveyard.
House strictly private due to current covid situation.
No flowers please. Donations if desired, made payable to, “Douglas Donations Account” for Air Ambulance NI and Ballynahinch Congregational Church Missionary Fund c/o 20 Dromore Road, Ballynahinch, BT24 8HP.
Will be loved and remembered always by his sorrowing wife, son, daughter, family, friends and wider family circle. God is our refuge and strength a very present help in trouble. Psalm 46 v. 1.