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Iris Bell

Mrs. Iris Young Bell, 81, of Martin died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024, at Van Ayer Manor Nursing Home in Martin. A memorial services will be at a later date. Mrs. Bell was a member of First Baptist Church, Martin and was a retired nursing assistant at Weakley County Nursing Home in Dresden. She is survived by her daughter, April (Chuck) Jones of Charlotte, North Carolina; a son, Jason Lee Bell of McMinnville; and three grandchildren, Elizabeth Bell, Josiah Bell and Owen Taylor. Mrs. Bell was preceded in death by her sister, Betty Wright; her brother, Doug McDurmon; and her parents, Leonard McDurmon and Lyndell Riley Thompson. Online tributes may be left at