Wilbert Gene Bell

Born: March 9, 1939
Died: April 20, 2013
Age: 74 years old

Wilbert Gene Bell, 74, West Paducah, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, 11:35 am, at Baptist Health of Paducah.

Wilbert was born on March 9, 1939 and was a member of Oakalone Christian Church. He was a graduate of the former Lincoln High School and West Kentucky Vocational School. He was employed with Super-Valu Grocery Store in the maintenance department and as a truck driver. He was also a former member of the Ram Rods Motorcycle Club and the Wednesday Night Pacesetters Bowling League.

Wilbert is survived by two sons, Carlton E. Bell of Scottsdale, AZ and Carlos L. Bell of Lafayette, AL; twelve grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; three brothers, James Bell and Billy Joe Bell, both of West Paducah, and Paul Bell of Paducah; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents Clarence Bell and Birdie Louise Mitchell Bell and two brothers, Ellis Bell and Clarence Bell, Jr.

Friends may also call at the Church on Friday from 12:00 Noon until the funeral hour.

Memorial service will be held Friday, April 26, 2013, 1:00 pm, at Harrison Street Missionary Baptist Church with Reverends James L. Hudson and C. Winston Beasley officiating.

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Paducah, KY
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