September 27, 1941-
April 4, 2014
Columbus, GA- Mr. Clayton Webster Bell of Columbus passed away Friday, April 4, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital. He was 72 years of age and resided at 418 Leary Avenue.
The son of the late Stanley W. and Martha E. Thomas Bell, Mr. Bell was born in Bowie, Maryland on September 27, 1941. He was a certified mechanic and was a supervisor for over 39 years with Civil Services, Ft. Benning, GA. He was a member of Mother Mary Mission Catholic Church where in 1978 he was named Outstanding Man of America. He also served as a coach at Mother Mary Jr. High, as well as, with Sally Little League. He was a Commander and Jamboree Chief with Boy Scouts of America and served as president of Pack 33 degree of knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Barry, Melvin, Jerome, Larry and Thomas Bell.
Surviving are: four brothers, Bernard Bell, Michael Bell, Freddy Bell (Cindy) and Patrick Bell; four sisters, Mary Fletcher, Lucille Doris Bell, Barbara A. Barner and Moretta Harvey; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
The Homegoing Celebration for Mr. Bell will be Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 10:00 am at Mother Mary Mission Church with interment in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery. Visitation is Today, 3 til 7:00 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will depart from the residence at 9:30 the morning of the service. Arrangements entrusted to the staff of Progressive Funeral Home, Inc. "A Touch of Dignity for Those Who Care."
Progressive Funeral Home
4235 St Mary'S Rd Columbus, GA 31907
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Apr. 8, 2014