Jerry Bell, 71, of Hickory Plains, Arkansas, was born February 10, 1943 and passed August 5, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Susanne Bell; son Mark Bell (Kim) of Hickory Plains; grandchildren Whitt Bell, Lexie Bell, Sam Bell, Sarah Bell and John Bell; sister Marjorie Hill (George) of Searcy; brothers Bobby Bell (Rozanne) of Hickory Plains and Billy Bell (Phyllis) of Henderson, Nevada. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Beth Bell; sister Margaret Love; and parents Louise and J. E. Bell. Family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Smith–Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Friday, August 8, 2014, at Hickory Plains Missionary Baptist Church, with burial in Hickory Plains Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hickory Plains Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 405, Hickory Plains, Ark. 72066. Arrangements by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home. www.SmithFamilyCares.com.
Published August 7, 2014