Derek Bell

November 19, 1962 ~ February 12, 2024 (age 61) 61 Years Old

Derek Bell Obituary

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel

612 N. Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky, 42748

Derek Bell, 61, of Hodgenville, formerly of United Kingdom, passed away Monday February 12, 2024 at Baptist Health Hardin, surrounded by family and many friends, for his Honor Walk.

Derek was born November 19, 1962 in the United Kingdom, to the late Sydney and Betty Portman Bell.

In addition to his parents he was proceded in death by a sister, Josephine Bell.

Derek was the head coach for the Larue County boys and girls soccer team, and previously coached the boys, soccer team for John Hardin, and Taylor County.  

Derek is survived by his wife of 20 years, Tammy Sue Bell of Hodgenville, three sons, Zackary (Bailey) Dobson of Bardstown,  David and Jack Bell of United Kingdom, one daughter, Amanda (Allen) Meredith of Hodgenville, four grandchildren, Tamryn, Jase, and Abel Miller, and Ryker Dobson, two brothers, Graham Clive (Kay) Bell, Colin Bell both of the United Kingdom, two sister-in-laws, Angie (Barry) Goodin and Regina (Wendell) Bailey both of Hodgenville, four nephews, James and Stephen Bell, Jessie Hornback, and Grant Rector, five nieces, Emily Bell, Cassie Hornback, Kim Melton, Cristine Shive, and Brooke Rector.

Funeral services for Derek Bell, will be 4:00 p.m. Saturday February 17, 2024 with Brother Dwayne Gibson officiating, at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel.

Visitation for Derek Bell will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday February 16, 2024 and will continue Saturday after 12:00 until time of service at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of the William R. Rust Funeral Home.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Kentucky is in charge of services.

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February 16, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
William R. Rust Hodgenville Chapel (Hodgenville)

Funeral Service
February 17, 2024

4:00 PM
William R. Rust Hodgenville Chapel (Hodgenville)


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