Nate Bell, 33, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, in a Chattanooga health care facility.
He was an avid musician and was self taught on several instruments, mostly playing the drums and bass guitar.
He was a painter and a member of Calvary Church in East Ridge. He was a loving husband, father, brother and son. He loved to have fun and enjoyed spending time with his friends and family. Above all else, he loved the Lord with all his heart and was a godly man whose goal in life was to please the King of Kings in all he did.
He is survived by his wife, Brandy Bell, of Cleveland; children, Kayla Cooke and Evan Bell, both of Cleveland; parents, Robert and Karen Bell of Cleveland; sisters: Shannon Brown and husband, Chris, of Goodlettsville and Lauwana Myers and husband, Jason, of Ringgold, Ga.; maternal grandmother, Violet McDannell of Georgetown; paternal grandfather, Orson Bell of Franklin; two nephews: Brandon and Caleb; one niece, Grace; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, in the chapel of Grissom Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Lickliter officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with Chris Brown, Jason Myers, Brandon Roberts, Eddie Phillips, David Phillips and James Brown serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to a fund that has been set up in Nate’s memory. You may go to any Suntrust Bank and make a donation to the memorial fund which is “Celebrating Nate’s Life.”
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family guest book at www.grissomfh.net.