was born on 17 Dec 1906 in Louisiana.239
He died on 17 Jun 1973.239
He was buried in Louis Crain Cemetery, Washington Parish, Louisiana.239
William Henry Bedwell and
Dovie Runnels were married.239
was born on 5 Aug 1907 in Mississippi.239
She died on 7 Jan 1964.239
She was buried in Louis Crain Cemetery, Washington Parish, Louisiana.239 William Henry Bedwell and Dovie
Runnels had the following children:
|Lynelle (Nell) Bedwell died on 4 Feb
Bogalusa Daily News (February, 2004) Obituaries, Washington, LA submitted
by: Bonnie Dier
Lynelle B. 'Nell' Crain (Died February 4, 2004) FRANKLINTON n Lynelle "Nell"
B. Crain, 61, a resident of Franklinton, died at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday in St. Tammany
Parish Hospital in Covington. She was a member of Crain's Creek Missionary Baptist
Church and a longtime employee of Simmon's Department Store. She is survived
by her husband, Wendell Crain of Franklinton; a son and daughter-in-law, Brad
and Sherry Crain of Denham Springs; the second love of her life, her two granddaughters,
Allie and Carley Crain of Denham Springs; a brother, William Bedwell of Rio;
two sisters, Eleanor Adams of Sheridan and Elnora Sances of Baton Rouge; her
mother-in-law, Leona s. Crain of Pine; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceding
her in death were her parents, Henry and Dovie Bedwell, and father-in-law, D.C.
Crain. Visitation will be held at Crain Funeral Home from 5-10 p.m. today and
will continue tomorrow at Crain's Creek Missionary Baptist Church from 10 a.m.
until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. Elds. Willie J. Passman, Ed Penton,
and Clyde Cooper will officiate at the service. Burial will follow in the Crain's
Creek Church Cemetery.