Albert Thurlow Bell, 82, of Double Springs, entered into rest on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at Lakeland Hospital.
He was born May 24, 1937 in Double Springs, Alabama.
Visitation is Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 6pm-9pm at Nichols Funeral Home, Double Springs. The service will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 12pm at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. Mr. Bell will lie in state from 11am-12pm. Burial will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery. Brother Buford Parker will officiate.
Albert is survived by his children, Darlene (Stan) Thomas, Carolyn (Jackie) Baldy, Tim (Rose) Bell, Lynn (Hal) Morgan, Glenn Bell and Pamela McDonald; grandchildren, David (Angi) Thomas, Derek (Amy) Baldy, Chad Bell, Adam Bell, Jerrid Bell, Shay Bell, Craig (Misty) Morgan, Justin (Crystal) Bell, Matthew (Sarah Brooke) Bell, James W. Bell, Ashley McDonald and Wyatt McDonald; great grandchildren, Leslie Rana Rood, Shelby Rood, Robert Rood, Seth Thomas, Allie Thomas, Ethan Bell, Carter Bell, Aubree Bell, Hunter Allred, Mackenzie Brooke Heatherly, Reagan Morgan, Adaleah Morgan, Kyle Skye Morgan, Auroa Bell, Lilliana Bell and Joseph William Bell; great great grandchildren, Payslie Deetman, Scarlet Sells, Rubee Graham and Ezlyn Graham; sisters-in-law, EvaJo Bell, Dean Bell, Carolyn Bell Martin and Leonia Box.
He was preceded in death by the love of his life, his wife of 57 years, Flora Mae Hill Bell; his sons, Darrell Wayne Bell and James Thurlow Bell; daughter-in-law, Chris Orton Bell; great granddaughter, Breanna Eve Allred; parents, James David Bell and Riddie Jane Harris Bell; grandparents, Francis Bell and Luscinda Manasco Bell, Thomas Levi Calvin Harris and Lowduski Lovett Harris; brothers, Will, Floyd, Marion, Calvin, Alvin, Edgar, Edward, Leo and Mac Bell and sister, Lena Bill Robertson.