Services for Carl Randolph Bell, 78, of Tyler will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Stewart Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Perry Crisp, Arlis Banks and Scott Wilpits officiating.
Burial will follow at Harris Creek Cemetery in Tyler under the direction of Stewart Family Funeral Home.
Mr. Bell passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at Mother Frances Hospital.
He was born Dec. 6, 1935, in Tyler to Carl Edward and Ruth Baird Bell.
Carl was a member of Lake Fork Baptist Church. He graduated from Tyler High in 1955 and attended Tyler Junior College. He served in the U.S. Army
Mr. Bell worked for Ensearch Exploration as a land man until he entered into business for himself. Carl enjoyed golfing, fishing, woodworking and loved his TV sports and news.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Carl is survived by his loving family including his wife of 10 years, Dollie Starnes Bell, of Tyler; sons, Jimmy Bell and wife Jamie, of Mesquite, Chance Bell and wife Belinda, of Garland; daughter, Ashlea Watson and husband Darrell, of Forney; stepsons, Marshall Webb and wife Heidi, of Bullard, Kenneth Webb and wife JoLynn, of Tyler; stepdaughter, Mindy Whitworth and husband Jerry, of Colorado; grandchildren, Kayleb, Jaci and Austin Bell, Emerson, Dakota and Hunter Watson, Macknzie Slaten, Will and Wade Webb, Brady Taylor, Colt and wife Ashley, Emily and Autumn Webb and Hope, Blair, Grace and Garrett Whitworth.
If desired, memorials may be made to the
, 1301 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler 75701.