Posted: Friday, January 13, 2012 2:47 pm
The Messenger, January 13, 2012
Jack L. Bell, 81, of Kenton passed away from this life Jan. 12, 2012, at the Med in Memphis.
Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kenton Church of Christ, with Andy Brewer officiating.
Interment will follow in Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery near Rutherford.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. today at Karnes & Son Funeral Home of Kenton.
The family requests that memorials be sent to Freed Hardeman University, Randy Bell Memorial Fund, Memphis School of Preaching.
He was born June 17, 1930, in Gibson County, son of the late Carl Brown and Marie Inez (McClean) Bell. He was retired from Texas Gas Transmission Corp. and he farmed.
He is survived by his daughter; Kathy Gray; his son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Denise Bell; five grandchildren, Kasey Miller, Jarrett Bell, Levi Bell, Kristen Bell and Jonathan Bell; and his great-grandson, Reed Miller.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Sue Eddlemon Bell; and his son, David Carl Bell.