Mrs. Martha Jo Bell

Mrs. Martha Jo Bell, age 87, of Thomaston, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, at her daughter's residence.

Mrs. Bell was born July 24, 1934, in Upson County, to the late Harvey and Addie Dawson Sanders. She retired from William Carter Company and was a member of East Thomaston Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Carlos Bell; sister, Barbara Parker; and grandchild, Tyler Hoyal.

Survivors include her daughters, Judy (Jim) Adler and Terrie Hoyal, both of Thomaston; grandchildren, Robin Phillips (David Willis), Heather (Jonathan) Butts, and Jill (Bobby) Roberts; and great-grandchildren, Kelsey Phillips, Trey (Hannah) Dunnahoo, Rachel Cato, Melissa Cato, Walker Butts, and Hannah Butts.

Graveside services were held Wednesday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. at Upson Memorial Gardens Cemetery. The family received friends Wednesday, Nov. 24, from 1-2 p.m. at Coggins Funeral Home.

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with Mrs. Bell’s family by visiting the Coggins Funeral Home website at cogginsfuneralhome.com. Coggins Funeral Home in Thomaston had the privilege of being entrusted with arrangements.

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