Julie Bell Daniel (JuJu) passed away March 1, 2016. She was born to George and Bobbee Bell of Sulphur Spring, Texas, January 3, 1960. She wed Richard Daniel (Dickey) on June 26, 1976. After doing various jobs in Sulphur Springs, JuJu & Dickey relocated their family to College Station in 1984, which became the start of a great ride and Aggie pride for her.
While working for A&M Consolidated High School, she served as the principal’s secretary for 15 years of her 22 years of service for CSISD, ending in October 2009. Julie cherished her family and always knew how to balance work and spending time with her children.
She & Dickey enjoyed family vacations. Their favorite place being Spanish Wells, Bahamas. Spanish Wells became a second home where the family made life – long friends. Julie was a loving, caring woman adored by all that knew her. She will live on in the hearts of her family and friends.
JuJu is preceded in death by her grandparents G.W. and Thelma Bell, Rob and Allie Bunch, and her brother, Gerald Bell.
JuJu is survived by her parents, George and Bobbee Bell of Sulphur Springs, Texas; husband Richard Daniel (Dickey); son Dan and wife Lindy Daniel, daughter Crystal and husband Ryan Derkowski of College Station, Texas. Surviving siblings include, brother Scott and wife Dana Bell of Mansfield, Texas, sister Lisa and husband Jimmy Eckerd of Plano, Texas. Granddaughters Darby & Riley Daniel, Keeley Mae Derkowski, Payton & Madison Williams. JuJu leaves behind other sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins that she loved dearly.
A big thanks to BCS Angels & Grace Place of Bryan, Texas, and their owners, Tiffany Brinkman (BCS Angels) and Amanda Botkin (Grace Place) for providing outstanding care. Thank you for the love and compassion she received from your staff for the last year and a half.
In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the Alzheimer Research Association,www.alz.org, memorial donations in the name of Julie A. Daniel.
A Celebration of Life service will be held March 12, 2016 at Wind Dancer Retreat, 8755 Burch Lane Bryan, Texas at 12pm.
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