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Tangela Lashelle Bell Richardson

April 23, 1975 — June 19, 2023

Tangela Lashelle Bell Richardson, age 48 transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on Monday, June 19, 2023.

Preceding her in death was her mother, Mary Ellen Morris-Bell; sister, Angela Denise Bell-James; paternal grandparents, Joe and Luvater Calvin Bell Sr.; maternal grandparents, Gilbert Morris Sr. and Ida B. Morris; uncles, Johnnie Morris and James; and cousin, Gilbert Morris.

She is survived by her two daughters, who made up the entirety of her world, Makayla Richardson ("Her favorite" Lawson) of Ashland City, TN, and Shayla Richardson of Ashland City, TN; her father, Joe Bell Jr. of Mobile, AL; one sister, Sangela (Corey) King of Mobile, AL; nieces, Shakelia (Trienere) Bell of Huntsville, AL, Annie (Cherish) Matheny of Atlanta, GA, and Caleesi King of Mobile, AL; nephew, Roderick (Christine) Adams Jr. of Mobile, AL; great nephew, Zayden Adams; great nieces, Zamorra, Zamani, and Zalani Adams, Raelynn, and Emilia Matheny; with many uncles, aunts, and cousins; two devoted cousins, Jimmie Morris Jr. and Althea Starks plus many friends, four of many devoted, Shaneka Johnson McClarty, Nikki Crowder, Mariam Boles, and Carri Tittle.
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