- Dr. Bell finished at Winthrop College in 1934 with a degree in chemistry, then earned a Master of Science degree from Emory and an M.D. from Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania.
- It is estimated that her generous estate gifts, totaling more than $326,000, will generate approximately $10,000 in scholarship dollars each year in perpetuity.
Winthrop University, "Estate Gift Establishes Scholarship for Aspiring Physicians" (2010). Winthrop News 2010. 178.