Gary Mathas Bell(1956 - 2014)

Gary Bell, 57, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. The world will never be the same without him, but neither will Heaven. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Friday, March 7, 2014 at Tallahassee Memory Gardens. Family will receive friends at Bevis Funeral Home in Tallahassee from 6-8 pm on Thursday, March 6, 2014.

Gary was a native and lifelong resident of Tallahassee, Florida and graduated from Godby High School. When he wasn't working, he spent his time with his daughter, Linzy. He loved fishing, did it every chance he got, and spent a brief period of time as a commercial fisherman. Over the years, he worked for Bayliner Boats, Wood Dimensions, and owned Quality Repossession Service for many years. Most recently, he spent his time driving school busses for LCSB. He had a good heart for everyone and would go out of his way just to make someone's day.

He is survived by his father Perry Bell, his daughter Linzy Ratliff, his brother Ronnie Bell and his grandson, Traesyn Mathas Carroll. He was preceded in death by his mother, Iris Bell and brother Ricky Bell. Bevis Funeral Home, 850-385-2193,, is assisting the family with their arrangements.


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2710 NORTH MONROE ST  Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 385-2193

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Mar. 5, 2014