E.J. Bell, 81 of Buckhead, died March 10, 2016. He was the son of Lester and Ruby Nell Bell. Mr. Bell was preceded in death by Sue Weatherford Bell. He worked for Harwood Construction for many years, operating heavy equipment. Mr. Bell is survived by his children, Jason Bell and Ginger Smith, Donna Watkins and Scott and Debra Stapp and Jerry. He also leaves two sisters, Sarah McLendon and Betty Jean Wiggins. His grandchildren are Eric Jason Bell, Jr., Dylan Bell, Ashley Bell, Ryan Scott Watkins, Mallory Jean Watkins, Brandon Eugene Watkins and Devon Stapp. A graveside service was held for Mr. Bell at the Buckhead Cemetery. A.E. Carter Funeral Home had care of arrangements.