William Earl Bell

May 28, 2012

William Earl Bell 73, of Moran, Indiana, died at 2:10 a.m. May 28, 2012 at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Born February 7, 1939 in Tazwell, TN to the late William Elisha & Gracie (Bolden) Bell. He married Bonnie Lou Williams on May 17, 1981 in Frankfort and she survives. Mr. Bell attended school in Tazwell, TN and lived there until moving to Frankfort in 1981. He worked for Fairfield Contractors in Lafayette as a pipe layer until retiring in May of 2009. He attended the New Life Assembly of God and loved blue grass music.

Visitation and Services

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 31, 2012 at the New Life Assembly of God Church, 2025 Washington Ave., Frankfort, IN 46041. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorial donations may be made to the New Life Assembly of God Church.

Survived by:

Wife: Bonnie Bell of Moran 3 Sons: William D. Bell of Frankfort, Kevin L. Bell of Monticello and Robert A. Bell of Atlanta, PA 1 Daughter: Deborah S. Bell of Columbus, IN 3 Brothers: Bobby H. Bell of West Point, IN, Emanuel M. Bell of Lafayette and Steven Bell of Manchester, KY 3 Sisters: Mary Edith ‘Polly’ Gibson of Tazwell, TN, Madge Lou Bell of Continental, OH and Kathy Bell of Miamisburg, OH Step Sister: Beatrice Brewer of Tazwell, TN Several Grandchildren and Several Great Grandchildren

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers, Lloyd, Jessie and Roy Bell, 1 sister, Etheleen McCloud and infant twin siblings, Hessie and Hester Bell


3 Condolences for “William Earl Bell”

  1. Dan and Linda Driggs May 29, 2012 at 2:53 pm

    Our prayers are with you. May God give you peace and comfort through your loss. We love you.
    Dan and Linda

  2. Sandy Dragoo May 29, 2012 at 4:26 pm

    I was saddened to hear of Earl’s passing. My condolences go out to Bonnie and all the family who will miss his presence here on earth. I pray God’s presence and spirit of peace will envelope each one in the sorrow that is felt. God bless you all.

    Sandy Dragoo

  3. Sarah (Bolden) Grady May 30, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    My prayers are with the family .

    Sarah (Bolden ) Grady

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