Glen Earl Bell, 70, of McMinnville (Highland community) died Monday, Feb. 13, at his residence.
He was born May 23, 1941, in Warren County and was retired from the maintenance department with Warren County School System, and job foreman with B&R Heating & Air, and a member of Friendship The Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. Mr. Bell was preceded in death by parents Leighman and Elsie Robinson Bell.
Survivors include his wife of 46 years Sue Martin Bell; their children, Martin (Lisa) Bell, Deanna (Jeffery C.) Smith, and Mendie (Brent) Craven; grandchildren, David Craven, Brynn Craven, and Marlee Smith; brothers, Billy (Mary) Bell, Danny (Brenda) Bell, sister-in-law and husband Nadean (Kenneth) Brown, brothers-in-law and wives, Doug (Carol) Martin, Ollis (Mary Frances) Martin, Otis (Sylvia) Martin Jr., and Haskell Martin. Many nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
Funeral service is 2 p.m. Thursday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Darrell Cantrell, Steve Breedlove, Martin Bell, Brent Craven, Kenneth Brown, Tim Pack, Jason Brown, and David Kilgore will officiate. Interment will follow at Webb Cemetery. The Bell family will receive friends today from 5 to 9 p.m., and again Thursday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Feb. 15, 2012