James E. Bell Jr., 69, Noblesville, died June 15 at Riverview Health in Noblesville. He was born Nov. 20, 1946 to Elmer and Nannie (Johnson) Bell in Jamestown, Ky.
James worked for Noblesville Casting for 32 years and Interstate Casting in Indianapolis for nine years. He was a Deacon at Victory Baptist Church, and married to Linda for 50 years. Church and family were most important to James.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Bell, son Darryl (Susie) Bell, daughter Meagan (Karl) Galamback, grandchildren Jacob Lucas, Caleb Bell, Clayton Bell, Madie Lucas, Nicholas Galamback and Vara Galamback and brothers, Paul and Hobert Bell.
In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his daughter, Michelle Renee Lucas, and siblings Emma, Oral, Mattie, Margen, Preston and Florence Bell.
Memorial contributions may be made to Riverview Hospice, c/o Riverview Hospital Memorial Foundation, PO Box 220, Noblesville, IN 46061.