Luther Mitchell Bell, age 80, was born on August 28, 1937 to the late Floyd and Voudie Spradlin Bell in Wayne County, Ky.
On September 15, 1956 Bro. Roy Burkes united Mitchell and Irene Goodman Bell in marriage in the Cooper Community of Wayne County.
To this union brought three childrenPenny Pierce, Mickey Lee, and Ricky Wayne Bell.
Surviving are 10 grandchildrenBrandy Baker, Jessica DeMott,
Jennifer DeMott, Tessica East, Christopher Bell, Debbie Cooper,
Justin Bell, Josh Bell, Melissa Bell and Brandon Bell; also surviving are his siblingsEva Sue Gregory, Mary Bertram, and Ray Bell.
He is preceded in death by his wifeIrene Bell; and one brotherLester Bell.
He was a hard worker and many of his family enjoyed listening to him tell stories of the "old days" logging with mules, farming and the way things used to be.
He had accepted Christ as his Savior and was a member of the Green Hill Baptist Church.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 8, 2018 with Bro. Henry Stringer and Bro. Dan Parmley officiating. Burial was in the Elk Spring Cemetery.
Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 13, 2018