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Ada Bell Westall, age 94, of Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 26th, 2018. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Leona Fox Hughes. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, George Bell, Jr.; second husband, James Andrew Westall and siblings: Mary Lou Hughes, Reba Ayers, Lillie Hyatt and Edith Peterson and brothers: John, Glen, Frank and Paul Hughes. She graduated from Micaville High School in 1943. Ada enjoyed cooking, gardening and working with her flowers. She also enjoyed spending time with her cats: Sissy and Missy.
Surviving are several Westall step-children, sister-in-law, Beulah Hughes of Burnsville; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends: Becky English and Mary Wilson.
The family will receive friends from noon until 1 p.m. with funeral services to be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, November 30th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Rick Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow in Spruce Pine Memorial Park.
Flowers are appreciated or donations may be made to the Yancey County Humane Society at 962 Cane River School Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.