Wende Stone Bell, 56, wife of Darley America president Jimmy Bell, passed away peacefully May 9 at home surrounded by her family.
In addition to her husband of 34 years, Wende Bell is survived by her three children: James Gatewood Bell Jr. (Lauren); Tyler Bell Jones (Bret); Shelby Bell Gressett (Drew); five grandchildren, Eloise Stone Bell; Daisy Williams Bell; James Brereton Jones; Lucy Bell Gressett; Laine Christian Gressett; a sister Hilary Stone Carroll (Chris); a niece Anderson Taylor Carroll; and father Thomas Edwin Stone.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to Baby Health Services, 1590 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington, 40504. Friends may call at her home May 14 from 4-8 p.m. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., May 15 at Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street in Lexington, followed by burial at Lexington Cemetery.
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.