November 21, 1943 - May 27, 2014
Doris A. Bell, 70, of Peoria answered God’s call on Tues., May 27, 2014 at Methodist Medical Center at 5:00 a.m. She was born November 21, 1943 in Birmingham, AL. to the late Robert L. Williams Sr. and Josephine Wells. She married her soul mate the late George Bell Sr. Doris loved to cook and was an active part of the Kitchen Community. She was kind, loveable and always welcomed any and every one in need to her home including homeless Veteran’s. She loved to spend time with family and friend. She leaves to cherish her precious memories: ten sons George Hargrow, James Bell Sr., Larry Bell Sr., Tracy (Kimberly) Bell, Jackie (Keisha) Yates , George (Maryann) Bell and Larry Bell Both of Horn Lake, MS., Levy (Fredia) Bell of Berkeley, Ill., WC Bell and James (Shirley) Butts both of Chicago, Ill.,; four daughters Barbara (Michael) Trent and Annette Young of Peoria , Annicie Wilson and Doris Bell both of Chicago, Ill., five grandchildren she raised as her own: James (Letyia) Bell, George Bell Jr., Latasha Dawson, Casei Canaday and Doris Bell, three brothers Willie (Elsic) Williams and Walter (Shelia) Williams both of Memphis, TN., Gary Williams; three sisters MaryAnn Burns, Betty Williams and Erma Covington all of Peoria, a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Special care giver Letyia. Along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends whom adored and will miss her dearly. Doris was preceded in death by her parents and husband, one daughter, three sisters and three brothers. Homegoing celebration will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Sovereign Grace Baptist Church, with visitation commencing one hour prior at 9 a.m. Pastor Alvin Riley will officiate. Interment will be at Lutheran Cemetery. Arrangements were made especially for Doris’ family and professionally directed by T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel. Online condolences or words of encouragement can be made at www.twparkschapel.com.
Doris A. Bell, 70, of Peoria answered God’s call on Tues., May 27, 2014 at Methodist Medical Center at 5:00 a.m. She was born November 21, 1943 in Birmingham, AL. to the late Robert L. Williams Sr. and Josephine Wells. She married her... View Obituary & Service Information
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