Troy Bell, 86, of the Beaverdale community, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2013, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his father, George Bell; mother and stepfather, Annie Pierce Davis and Jess Davis; sister, Betty Jo Bell; brother, Jessie Bell; brother-in-law, Billy J. Baldridge; sister-in-law, Judy Baldridge McCamy.
He is survived by his wife, Johnnie Baldridge Bell of the residence; daughter and special caregiver, Melinda; granddaughter, Briana Chumley; great-grandson, Ryker Ridley; two sisters, Wilma Cross and Catherine Kirby, both of Dalton; brother, Jack Davis of Dalton; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Marge Baldridge, Dick and Joyce Baldridge, Donald and Brenda Baldridge, Roger and Shelia Baldridge, Lee and Peggy Thompson and Louise Baldridge; a number of nieces and nephew. Special thanks to Chris Phillips for being a good friend and caregiver.
The funeral to honor the life of Troy Bell will be Sunday at 4 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with the Rev. Travis Martin officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6 to 9 p.m.
Burial will be at Good Hope Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Kip Baldridge, David Baldridge, Cory Baldridge, Keith Baldridge, Gary Baldridge and Kenneth Baldridge. Honorary pallbearers are Chris Locke and Michael McCamy.
You may leave the Bell family a message on the tribute wall, upload photos or light a memorial candle at www.julianpeeples.com.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton is in charge of funeral arrangements. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.