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Obituary: William Cabbert (Billy) Bell, 73, Edmonton, KY

William Cabbert (Billy) Bell, 73, Edmonton, KY, died Tuesday, September 8, 2009, at his home.

Funeral services will be at 2:00pm, Thursday, September 10, at the Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 9, from 3:30pm until 8:00pmCT, at the funeral home.

He was the son of the late Fillmore and Lillian Pendleton Bell and a navy veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Mayrene Combs Bell, Edmonton, KY, and the following:
  • Two sons: Bruce (Cathy) Bell, and Brad (Cherie) Bell, both of Summer Shade, KY

  • Two daughters: Sheila (Kenny) Scott, Randolph, KY; and Sharia (Quinton) Wilson, Bethel, OH

  • One sister, Betty (Rod) Gilliespie, Vine Grove, KY

  • Nine grandchildren: Tiffany Wilson, Mandy Scott, patrick Faulkner, Ryan Bell Fowler, Morgan Bell, Lincoln Bell, Logan Bell, and Kylan and Kameron Wilson

  • Two great grandchildren: Travis and Hunter Wilson
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Bell, and one sister, Janice Bell.

Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.


This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
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