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A funeral service to celebrate the life of Brevard Boykin “Vardie” Bell, 61, of Camden, SC, will be held at 1 p.m., today, September 7, 2018 at Grace Episcopal Church. Rev. Pickett Wall will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family received friends Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to Atrium Health Foundation, SHVI Liver Transplant Program, 208 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203.

Vardie died Tuesday, September 4, 2018. He was born in Columbia, SC, the son of Billy White Bell and the late Cornelia Aldret Boykin Bell. He was a member of Grace Episcopal Church.

Vardie is survived by his father; wife, Dottie Ray Bell; children, B. Boykin Bell, Jr. (Britta) of Greenville and Kristen Bell of Camden; stepdaughter, Jennifer Daum of Camden; grandchildren, Brev, Bennett, Lauren and Lilli; great-grandchildren, Chas and Bryson; brother, Billy Bell, Jr. (Louise) of Lugoff; sisters, Susan Bell, Charlotte Bell and Cathy Bell, all of Lugoff; and other loving family members.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

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