Perry N.'s Story
Mr. Perry N. Bell, Jr. age 79, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Services will be held at 2PM Sunday, February 12, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Ayers officiating. Burial will follow at Baldwin Memorial Garden.
Mr. Bell served in the United States Army and in the Georgia National Guard. He was a Former member of Emanuel Baptist Church where he served as Chairman of the Deacon Board, during this time he was ordained as a Baptist Minister. He was also a member of Heartland Baptist Church and served as Charmain of the Deacon Board. He was a long-time Sunday School teacher along with many community outreach activities that included ministering to local war veterans and the local prison system. He was retired from Central State Hospital. Mr. Bell was preceded in death by his Father and Mother Mr. Perry N. Bell Sr. and Mrs. Estelle Wilcher Bell.
Survivors include his Wife of 55 years Mrs. Mary Ann Bell. Three Children, Chris (Linda) Bell, Wayne Bell, Gloria (Jay) Gros. Eight Grandchildren, Garrett Bell, Ron (Katie) McGowan, Chandler Bell, Lori (Chris) Buchanan, Jessica (Jason) Briley, Heather (Jeremy) Cook, Makalia and T.J. Gros. Six Great Grandchildren, Lily and Andrew McGowan, Logan Buchanan, Beau and Caleb Briley, and Nash Cook. Siblings include James (Cindy) Bell of Gallatin, TN and Ralph (Jeanette) Bell of Meigs, GA.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on February 9, 2017