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Nell Mary Angel (English)

Birthdate: (95)
Death: 2006 (95)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lattie Brown English and Private
Wife of Dr. Grover LaMarr Angel
Mother of Carolyn Sue Angel
Sister of John Daniel English; Paul Brown English; Private and Private

Occupation: Teacher, Mother of 1 child
Managed by: Private User
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About Nell Mary Angel

Mars Hill – Nell Angel, 94, passed away Thursday July 6, 2006, at Emerald Ridge. She was a native of Madison County and the daughter of the late Lattie B. and Ada Metcalf English. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Dr. Grover LaMarr Angel; their daughter, Carolyn Sue; and brothers, Paul B. English, who was killed in World War II, and John Dan English. Nell graduated with a B.S. degree from Appalachian State Teachers College and an M.A. degree from George Washington University. She began her career in the field of education as a teacher at Spring Creek Elementary School from 1929 to 31; taught at Beech Glenn Elementary from 1932 to 36; at Walkertown Elementary from 1936 to 38; Marshall Elementary from 1938 to 39; Hot Springs Elementary from 1939 to 42; served as assistant to the Head, Technical Reports Section, Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Council Washington D.C. from 1942 to 46. She then taught school for 26 years in Montgomery County, Silver Springs, Md. She remembered these years as enjoyable ones and she earned a fine reputation for teaching math and reading. She won many awards as one of their top educators. Nell belonged to Mars Hill Methodist Church. Her hobbies included china painting, crocheting and weaving, in which she made many beautiful items. She is survived by two brothers, Clyde English and wife, Lucille of California Creek Road, Mars Hill and Glenn English of Mars Hill Retirement Community; sister-in-law, Mrs. Dan (Leona) English; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Mars Hill United Methodist Church, conducted by the Revs. Eb Jenkins and Beth Glass. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow at Gardner-Gillis Cemetery on Paint Fork Road. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 6931 Arlington Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 or by phone at 1-800-FIGHT CF. Madison Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. The life of one we love is never lost. Its influence goes on through all the lives it ever touched. Christopher Holloway

08 Jul 2006 The Black Mountain News

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Age 95