Mildred L. Loucks had a daughter Shirley J. Loucks. Shirley J. Loucks married at the age of 18 to Marvin Bell and had two sons Jeffrey Bell and Raymond Bell.
Raymond Bell inherited Grandma Loucks' recipe for her Famous Apple Butter. Ray Bell went back to his roots and started making his Grandmother's Apple Butter for family and friends for the holidays. As time went on more and more people got word of how wonderful his Apple Butter was and Ray created a business to honor, Grandma Loucks and her Famous Apple Butter.
Jeffrey Bell went back to his roots from Memphis, Tennessee and started doing competition barbecue. Jeff is an Award Winning Pit-master, winning many awards during those 5 years and became a certified barbecue judge.
The Bell Brothers brought together their family recipes and developed Bell's Apple Butter BBQ Sauce. This amazing creation is a combination of Grandma Loucks Famous Apple Butter and flavors and spices from an Award Winning Pit-master, Jeffrey Bell!