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Lester Kell

Russellville, AR, 1922 - 2010

Lester Kell, age 88 of Russellville, Arkansas formerly of Little Rock passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2010. He was born October 18, 1922 in Black Rock, Arkansas to the late Homer and Ora Kell. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran serving during WWII Pacific Theatre. He was a Mason since 1953 and a member of the Sam's R.V. Club. Owner and operator of Poorman's Used Cars of Little Rock. He was a loving husband, extraordinary father, granddad and uncle to many.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Bessie Elaine McClerkin; grandchild, William Lester Brady, great-grandchild, Christopher Smith; brothers, Hubert and Alva Kell. He is survived by daughter, Priscilla Murphy (Mike) of Little Rock; grandchildren, Kelly Renfroe (Roy) of Dover, Lori Liles (George) of Bentonville; Charles R. Smith, Sr. (Rachel) of Little Rock; great-grandchildren, Jamie Collins, Jeremy Renfroe, Todd Jostad, Ericka Grant, Elana Smith, Ross Smith, Sami Smith and great-great-grandchildren, Presley, Braxton, Taylor and Olivia.
Graveside service 3:30 p.m., Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Pinecrest Memorial Park. Family will receive friends 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock, Ark. 72209 (501) 455-5800. Online guestbook:

Published October 22, 2010

Roller-Drummond / Southwest
10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-455-5800