Visitation for the late John A. Bell III, the prominent Thoroughbred owner-breeder who died Wednesday, Jan. 31, at age 88, will be held Friday, Feb. 2, from 2-4 p.m. and from 6-8 p.m. at the Keene Barn at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington.
Graveside services, under direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Lexington Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bell’s grandsons and sons-in-law.
Contributions are suggested to the Bell Endowed Chair at the University of Kentucky, Office of Development (attn: H.I. Stroth), Sturgill Building, 120 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40504; Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504, or to the charity of one’s choice.