Funeral services for MSgt Bobbie Lee Bell (Ret), age 74, of Fayetteville will be conducted at 1PM Saturday January 2nd at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Ennis Hyman and Gene Paulk officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Cemetery with full military honors. Mr. Bell passed away Wednesday December 30th at his residence.
He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Sanford Lee and Retha Bradford Bell. Mr. Bell was retired from the U. S. Air Force and civil service with the department of Army. He was a member of the Blanche Methodist Church, D.A.V., an avid University of Tennessee Fan and enjoyed fishing and gardening.
Survivors include his wife Peggy Jean Bell of Fayetteville, two daughters Teresa Lee Drake and spouse Homer of Lewisburg and Sonya Towry and spouse Wayne of Fayetteville, three grandchildren Heidi Alexis Towry, Brandon Lee Drake and Audrey Anne Towry, and one brother Cole Younger Bell of Fayetteville. He was preceded in death by brothers Thomas Bell, Daymond Bell and Jimmy Bell, and two sisters Kathy Bell Fitch and Peggy Smith.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday from 11AM until time of services at 1:00PM at Higgins Funeral Home.