Brittany Rachelle Shropshire

Brittany Rachelle Shropshire

April 13, 1994 ~ October 3, 2020

Age 26

Brittany was born on 13 April 1994 in Omaha, Nebraska, the eldest of two daughters born to Layla SueAnn Shropshire LaFrancis and Robert Carl Bell. She spent all of her years growing up in Bellevue, Nebraska with the exception of two years in Windom, Minnesota. She attended Omaha South and Bellevue East High Schools and went on to study as a CNA. She was vibrant, artistic, outgoing, adventurous, and a caring young woman.

On 9 May 2017 Brittany was blessed to have a beautiful daughter, Alaina Rose Shropshire, who was the joy of her life.

Brittany passed away on the 3rd of October 2020 at the age of 26 years, 5 months and 20 days. Family members left to mourn her passing include her daughter Alaina; mother Layla; father Robert; sisters Elizabeth Ann Marie Bell and Kaitlyn Page Thompson; brothers Terry Shane LaFrancis and John Ryan Bell McMenimen; grandmother Judith Mae Adkins Shropshire Carr; and grandparents Dennis Leroy Bell and Tammy Louise Stowe Preston Bell along with many aunts, uncles and cousins. Her grandmother, Gail Elaine Conn Bell, and uncles, John Samuel Bell and Terry Lee Shropshire preceded her in death.

Reception of Friends Saturday, October 10th, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m., followed by Memorial Service at 3:30 p.m. both at Bellevue Memorial Funeral Chapel.

Click the link below to view the Memorial Service.

Memorials will be directed by the family.



  • Dawn Kitzmiller Posted October 8, 2020 2:11 am

    I’m truly,truly, sorry for y’all loss. She was so so beautiful and her smile lit up the room,,,she will be missed dearly by all whom loved her.
    Much love and prayers, to help you find the peace
    you need.. And find it within your heart too. Find the strength, to get though this.,,but knowing she’s at peace .Now should give you some comfort,,she’’s now in the arms of an a angel,, your precious daughter will always be with you. 💔💜🙏🏼

    • Layla Posted November 2, 2020 11:17 pm

  • Kendra Norgard Posted October 8, 2020 6:20 pm

    I’ve only known Brittany not quite a year but to me she is a smart kind beautiful woman you will be missed,

  • Renae Hartl Posted October 10, 2020 7:27 am

    I am so sorry for your loss.. Brittany was one of my daughter’s best friends in High school. . She was such a sweetheart. My girls just loved her. She was such a great person to be around. I always loved her being around. . She will be truly missed. My condolences to her family. May God wrap His arms around you all. I’m sending you healing prayers and comforting hugs.

    • Layla Posted November 2, 2020 11:16 pm

      Thank you Renae

  • Vanessa Posted October 18, 2020 9:12 pm

    I am truly sorry for your loss; I grew up with Layla and Terry.

    • Layla Posted November 2, 2020 11:15 pm

      Thank you Vanessa

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