Paul L. Bell, 82, of Carrollton, MO passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013 at the Life Care Center in Carrollton, Missouri.
Paul was born February 11, 1931 in Carrollton, Missouri, the son of John and Sylvia (Mann) Bell. He attended schools in Carrollton. Paul had worked as a Hoisting Engineer and was a member of Operating Engineers Local 101.
He was married to Fanchion Bell who preceded him in death on February 21, 2008.
Paul is survived by two children, James Paul Bell, Burley, Idaho; DeEtta Hedrick, Covington, Tennessee; three sisters, Shirley Bell, Janet Summers, and Pat Hogan, all of Carrollton; two brothers, twins, Larry and Gary Bell, both of Carrollton; eight grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Paul was also preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Betty Watts, and two brothers, Jackie Dale Bell and Sammy Leroy Bell.
Visitation was held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Foster Funeral Chapels, Carrollton, Missouri, with a graveside service following at 11:00 a.m., at Oak Hill Cemetery, Carrollton, Missouri. Mark Brownley officiated.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Crossroads Hospice in memory of Paul. They may be left at or mailed to Foster Funeral Chapels, 201 S. Main, Carrollton MO 64633.