Tony Bell, 75, of Chattanooga, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.
He was born on a farm in Ooltewah, Tn., attended Ooltewah High School, where he played sports and excelled in baseball.
Tony was a longtime member of Morris Hill Baptist Church and the Agape Sunday School class. He was retired from the Hamilton County Highway Department where he worked as a heavy equipment operator.
Tony is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Janice Combs Bell; son, Chip Bell; dog, Skye; sister-in-law, Julia Olive; brothers, Tolbert Bell, Bobby Bell; sisters, Wanda Stafford, Nancy Crafton; several nieces and nephews.
The family extends a very special thank you to Dr. Donald Hartsfield for his excellent care of Tony.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 1:30 PM in the Morris Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Bill Mason officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to the Morris Hill Baptist Church Kingdom Fund.
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The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Rd. Chattanooga, TN 37421.
Morris Hill Baptist Church Kindom Fund
1804 Morris Hill Road, Chattanooga TN 37421