Myra Jean Bell, 61, of Benton Harbor departed this life Sept. 30, 2021.
A service celebrating her life will be on Oct. 16 at Robbins Brothers Funeral Home in Benton Harbor. The visitation will begin at 11 a.m., followed by the service at noon.
To sign the online guestbook, visit www.robbinsbrothersfh.com.
Myra born was May 5, 1960, to Willie B. Boyd and Fred Bell Jr. in Benton Harbor, and graduated in 1978 from Benton Harbor High School.
Myra loved her grandchildren. She loved to laugh and have fun all the time. Myra attended Peter's Rock Baptist Church at a young age, and she enjoyed singing in the choir.
Myra had a "heart of gold." If you asked her to help, she would never say "no," but you would compensate her for her assistance.
Myra leaves to cherish her memories, her sons, Derrick Bell, Jason Bell, Leonard Bell and Damien Bell; her bonus daughter, Tionne Bell; sister, Sandra (Gary) Hester; brothers, Michael Bell and Melvin Johnson; aunties, Lillie Means and Leana Hampton; 25 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, family and friends.
Myra was preceded in death by her father, Fred Bell Jr.; mother, Willie B. Boyd; stepfather, Frazz Boyd; sister, Joyce Carter; brother, Lonnell Bell; best friend, Gloria Hobbs; grandmother, Maybelle Souels; and grandson, Javon (Man-Man) Bell.