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James Bacon Bell, business executive. Registered environmental manager; Certified hazardous material manager, environmental auditor. Recipient Outstanding Agribusiness award State of Missouri, 1988.


Bell, James Bacon was born on August 3, 1952 in Monroe County, Tennessee, United States. Son of James Orbia and Elizabeth (Bacon) Bell.


Associate of Arts in Agricultural Economics, Hiwassee College, 1972. Bachelor of Science in Biology and Plant and Soil Science, Tennessee Technological University, 1975. Master of Science in Environmental Health and Safety, Western States University, 1995.


Principal Jim Bell Landscaping Service, Lenoir City, Tennessee, 1974-1979. Assistant county agent University Tennessee Cooperative Extension Service, Celina, 1976-1979. Owner, manager Midwestern Pecan Company, Inc., Nevada, Missouri, since 1979, Bell-Bacon Farms, Inc., Nevada, since 1979.

Co-owner Possum Pete's Recreational Vehicle Park, since 1990. President, co-owner Cape Canaveral Marine Services, since 1991. Vice president Used Oil Recyclers & Transports of Florida, since 1992.

Member small business advisory council United States Republican Ike Skelton, Missouri, 1986. Vice-chairman Vernon County Agri-Extension Council, Nevada, 1988-1989.


  • Registered environmental manager. Certified hazardous material manager, environmental auditor.


Chairman Dandelion Days, Nevada Spring Festival, 1986. Member solid waste advisory committee City of Nevada, 1987. Board directors Quality Products Sheltered Workshop, Nevada, 1989-1991.

Member environmental services steering committee Brevard County School District, since 1996. Member restoration advisory board Patrick Air Force Base, since 1997. Member Hazardous Waste Management Association (board governors since 1996), National Association Environmental Professionals, National Contract Management Association, National Environmental Training Association, United Association Used Oil Services, World Safety Organization, Florida Association Environmental Professionals, Nevada-Vernon County Chamber of C. (chairman tourism division 1987, board directors 1986-1989, president 1988), Sons Spanish-American War Vets, Sons Union Veterans, Military Order Stars and Bars, Sons of Confederate Veterans.


  • Other Interests

    Quail hunting, reading, cooking, travel.


Married Camille Marie Carter, June 17, 1978.

James Orbia Bell

Elizabeth (Bacon) Bell

Camille Marie Carter