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business owner , Contracting company executive

Richard Russell Bell, business owner, contracting company executive. President Wood River Public Library, 1951-1974. member Illinois Bankers Association, American Organization Professional Architects, Lockhaven Country Club, American Legion, Rotary (president Wood River chapter 1974-1975), Moose.

Background

Bell, Richard Russell was born on November 23, 1926 in St. Louis. Son of Russell Marion and Marguerite C. (Schmidt) Bell.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, University Illinois, 1949.

Career

Owner, contractor Worcester & Bell Construction Company, Wood River, Illinois, since 1949. Board directors Magna Bank, Wood River.

Religion

Salvation is achieved through profound believe in God.

Politics

Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.

Views

Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.

Membership

President Wood River Public Library, 1951-1974. member Illinois Bankers Association, American Organization Professional Architects, Lockhaven Country Club, American Legion, Rotary (president Wood River chapter 1974-1975), Moose.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pilot.

Connections

Married Patricia Ann Worcester, November 24, 1948. Children: Paul Michael, Mary Annual.

father:
Russell Marion Bell

mother:
Marguerite C. (Schmidt) Bell

spouse:
Patricia Ann Worcester

child:
Paul Michael Bell

child:
Mary Annual Bell