Robert Bell

Monday, February 8, 2021

Robert Eugene Bell of Green Forest, Arkansas was born in Rochester, Minnesota on May 15, 1970 to James and Brenda (Richardson) Bell. Robbie passed away January 30, 2021 in Green Forest at the age of 50.

Robbie touched so many lives throughout his time on earth. He loved to sing, tell jokes and stories, and play the guitar. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and watching movies, but most of all, he loved being around his family. He was a good dancer and loved to take Kendra dancing. Robbie coached his girls’ summer league softball teams for several years. He sang at the very 1st annual Green Forest Agri Days and continued the tradition every year with his daughters performing with him. He was a carpenter for many years and owned R.E.B. Construction, where he was able to help many residents and businesses within the Green Forest community and across the state. 

On January 29, 1993 Robbie was united in marriage to Kendra Lou (Bishop) Bell who survives him of the home. He is also survived by his daughters Keylen (Bell) Marshall and husband Hunter of Green Forest; Kassidy Laine Bell of Green Forest; his parents James Bell and Brenda Bell of Green Forest; sister Dana (Bell) McCutcheon of Tontitown; in-laws Von and Brenda Bishop of Green Forest; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Lucas and Kristin Gordon of Huntsville; nephew Reiley Gordon of Huntsville; niece Presley Gordon of Huntsville; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.

Robbie is preceded in death by grandparents Garland and Evva Bell, Ervin and Jetton Richardson; aunt Charlotte (Richardson) Clark; grandmother “Miss” Helen Compton.

Visitation was 5:00 pm til 7:00 pm, Thursday, February 4, 2021, at Nelson’s Green Forest Chapel in Green Forest, Arkansas. Funeral service was 10:00 a.m., Friday, February 5, 2021 at First Assembly of God Church in Green Forest with Pastor Jim Goins officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Glenwood Cemetery, c/o Charlie Reece, PO Box 609, Green Forest, AR 72638. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at