Rev. C.E. Timberlake officiated at the service. Burial followed in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery.
Mrs. Bell died on Thursday, June 14, 2007, at 12:45 p.m. at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes.
Mrs. Bell was born January 20, 1935, in Christian County. She was the daughter of the late Calvin Smith and Pherdelia Croney Smith Waddell and her stepfather, the late Frank Waddell.
Mrs. Bell was a retired from Western State Hospital where she was a Certified Nurses Assistant. She was a Member of the First Street Baptist Church where she was a member of the senior choir.
Survivors include her spouse, Sammie Bell, JR, three sons Samuel K. Bell, Oberlin, PA, Stephen F. Bell and Harold T. Bell both of Hopkinsville, two daughters Lisa L. Gosset and Mary Bell Davie both of Hopkinsville, eight grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.