Funeral services for Mr. Charles William Bell , age 71, will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, June 1, 2012, at the Calvary Baptist Church, Homer, LA, with Rev. William Colvin officiating. Interment with Masonic Graveside Rites will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery, Homer, LA under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Haynesville.
Visitation will be held Thursday, May 31, 2012 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Bailey Funeral Home, Haynesville.
Mr. Bell was born on June 25, 1940 to Gaston and Ruby Harper Bell in Jackson, MS and passed away on May 30, 2012 in Homer. He was a former resident of Leakesville, MS, member of Calvary Baptist Church and was a Gideon. He worked for David Wade Correctional, served in the US Army and National Guard. He was a mason and shriner in the Homer Masonic Lodge, and a member of the American Legion. He was loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years Brenda Langheld Bell; daughters, Dina B. Blackmon and husband John of Picayune, MS, Alicia B.Williamson and husband John of Crystal Springs, MS, Patricia Boone of Picayune, MS; sister, Gladys Blackney and husband Ted of Magee, MS; grandchildren, Katie Blackmon, Brent Clark, Scott Clark; great-grandchildren, Ryliegh, Haven and Austin and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Bell was preceded in death by his parents and son, Michael Stewart " Mike" Bell.
Pallbearers will be Jerry English, Bryan Tucker, Gary Hunter, Bruce Sullivan.
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Born: June 25, 1940
Place of Birth: Jackson, MS
Death: May 30, 2012
Place of Death: Homer, LA
Occupation: Corrections Officer
Organizations: Mason, Shriner, American Legion
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