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Tessa Bell

Tessa Bell

Jan 2, 1981 - Jan 20, 2016
Funeral services for Tessa Larie Bell, 35, will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at St. Stephens Catholic Church with Father Phil Wagner officiating. Interment will follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery. A Rosary will be recited 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 26th at Great Plains Hall with a Wake to follow.

Miss Bell died on January 20, 2016 at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton.

She was born January 2, 1981 in Riverton, Wyoming, daughter of Ava Marie Addison. She attended schools in St. Stephens and lived most of her life in Arapahoe, Wyoming except for a brief time living in Colorado.

Tessa was baptized into the Catholic Faith at St. Stephens Catholic Church.

Her family said that Tessa enjoyed taking care of her children and spending time with her family and friends. She worked various jobs along with being a homemaker.

Survivors include her long-time companion of 18 years, Lloyd Patrick Wallowing Bull Sr.; mother, Ava Headley; sons, Lloyd Patrick Wallowing Bull, Jr. and Darrel Francis Wallowing Bull; daughters, Patricia Rose Wallowing Bull, Sequoia Wallowing Bull and RaeDonna Marie Wallowing Bull; brother, Lionel Bell, Jr.; sister, Loveda Bell; grandparents, Rueben Jenkins, Wayne Brown, Flossie Brown, Eva Mead, Wayne Addison, Burt Addison, Laraine Addison, Ruth Big Lake, Rupert Goggles, Sr., John Goggles, Mary Florence Bell, Owen Goggles and Catherine Red Cloud.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Taliyah Larie Wallowing Bull; paternal grandparents, Theodore “Teddy” Bell and Jeannette (Goggles) Bell; maternal grandparents, Raymond Addison and Rosaline (Brown) Addison, Jeannette Bell; uncle T.J. Addison, Francis Addison, Sr., Howard Addison, Sr., Linda Addison, Floyd Addison; cousins, Howard Addison, Jr., Keith Addison, Donny Oldman, and C.J. Addison.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home.