Robert S. 'Bob' Bell


Robert S. "Bob" Bell, age 88, of Paducah, passed away at 1:44 a.m. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at Parkview Nursing & Rehab Center.

Bob was a member of First Christian Church and a 1951 graduate of Lone Oak High School. Bob was a member of the National Guard. He was retired from Bell South Telephone. He loved farming, especially cattle, gardening, raising and baling hay.

Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Louise Ham Bell; son, Kevin Bell and his wife, Melanie of Lone Oak; two grandsons, Daniel Cole Bell and Andrew Dustin Bell, both of Paducah; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding in death were his parents, William Everett Bell and Fannie Iona Cain Bell; sister, Julia Houser; and two brothers, Leland Bell and William "Bill" Bell.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, November 22, 2019, at the Lone Oak Chapel of Milner & Orr Funeral Home with with Rev. Jamie Coomer officiating and burial will follow at Mt. Kenton Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, November 22, 2019, from 11 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Expression of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to Telephone Pioneers, Charitable Foundation, 5680 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111.

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