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Mary Belle Quirk Fennell

Services for Mary Belle Quirk Fennell, of Natchez, are 10 a.m.Friday, April 29 at St. Mary Basilica with burial in the NatchezCity Cemetery. Laird Funeral Home in Natchez is in charge ofarrangements.

Visitation is Friday from 9-10 a.m. at the church.

Mrs. Fennell, 86, died April 26, 2005, at Natchez RegionalMedical Center. She was born in Evergreen, La., on Aug. 19, 1918,to William Ambrose and Sarah Louise Gayle Quirk.

She was a member of St. Mary Basilica and the Daughters of theAmerican Revolution.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and her husband. O.H.”Harvey” Fennell.

Survivors are her daughter, Sarah Fennell Overby, of Natchez;her sons, Otis Harvey Fennell Jr., of New Orleans, Robert W.Fennell, of Hazlehurst, and James Murphy Fennell, of Lockport, La.;nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary Basilica.