May 7, 1934 – Nov. 4, 2017
Celebration of Life for Olla Bell L. Plew, 83, of Coquille, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at Center of Hope Assembly of God, 457 E. 2nd in Coquille, with Pastor Ken Duke officiating. Private burial is at Myrtle Crest Memorial Gardens.
Olla Bell was born May 7, 1934, in Wagoner, Okla. to Rasho and Mary Rozella (Owen) Roberts. She died Nov. 4, 2017, in Coquille.
She moved to Coquille as a young girl. She was married to Elwyn R. “Pete” Plew Jan. 25, 1952 in Coos Bay. She was a very active member of the Center of Hope Assembly of God church. She loved quilting, crocheting and camping. She had worked in the kitchen at Coquille schools, volunteered at the County Clerk’s office during election time, and volunteered her time for many years at Senior Meals and the Food Bank. She and Pete, also, loved to travel and camp and was a member of the Good Sam Club.
Olla Bell is survived by her husband; Elwyn R. “Pete” Plew of Coquille; sons, Darrell Ray Plew and his wife, Patty of Winchester Bay; Larry Allen Plew and his wife Roxanne of Grants Pass; daughters, Brenda Johnson and her husband, Keith of Coquille and Linda Petersen and her husband, Rick of Eagle Point; sisters, Emma Lou Bailey of Austin, Texas, Sharon Bailey of Morris, Okla., Juanita Schmoe of Yakima, Wash. and Birtie Sires of Yakima, Wash.; brother, Hershel Roberts, of Coquille; nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Avanelle Johnson and granddaughter Angela Nicole Gregory.
In Lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Benevolence Fund at Center of Hope Assembly of God Church, 457 E. 2nd st, Coquille, OR 97423.
Arrangements are under the direction of Amling/Schroeder Funeral Service – Coquille Chapel, 541-396-3846.