Allen Clark Bell Jr., age 83, of Murfreesboro, passed away Jan. 17, 2013 at Community Care of Rutherford County.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Rutherford County and a truck driver for Ryder Trucking.
Allen was preceded in death by his parents; Allen Clark Bell Sr. and Daisy Dean Davenport Bell; wife, Doris Evelyn Bell; sisters, Martha Pyland and Sarah Anderson; son-in-law, Garath Matthews; daughter-in-law, Sue Bell; and grandchild, Stephen Gregory Bell. He is survived by his sons, Thomas Allen Bell of Lascassas, Stephen Clark (Kathy) Bell of Lascassas and Michael Wayne (Yvonne) Bell of Murfreesboro; daughters, Linda Matthews of Simpsonville, SC and Pat (Ralph) Vaughn of Lascassas; grandchildren, Brian Matthews, Amber Bell, Megan Bell and Taylor Bell; and great-grandchild, Jayden Bell.
Chapel service will be held on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Jennings and Ayers Chapel with James Hargrove officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home; 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave condolences at www.jenningsandayers.com