BELL, CLARENCE OTIS - age 65, of Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord on October 1, 2013, at his residence. Clarence was a veteran
of the United States Army
having served in the Vietnam conflict. He was a graduate of West High School and Knoxville Business College. Preceded in death by his father, Robert Bell; mother, Thelma Buckle; step mother, Lucille Brown; brother, Donald Bell. He leaves his daughters, Rebecca Romero and husband, Logan, and Miracle Bell Goines and husband, Jesse; grandchildren, Jessie, Jesslyn, and Ashton Goines; step sister, Betty Reed; niece, Renita Reed; devoted friends, Eleanor Lawrence Bell and Jeaneane Payne. He was a wonderful man and will be sincerely missed. A graveside service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 9, 2013, at East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery (John Sevier Highway) officiated by Reverend Charles Lawrence. Full military honors will be presented by the Volunteer State Veterans Honor Guard. Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, at the mortuary prior to the graveside service. Online condolences may be extended at www.rosemortuary.com
Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.