Karen Estella Bell, 57, died Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Hospice Satilla Hospice House following a short illness.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Blackshear. She was preceded in death by her father, Eulon Bell; mother, Mina Turner Bell Melton; step-father, James Lamar Melton and a sister, Kimberly Elaine Bell Callahan.
She was a retired case worker for Department of Family and Children Services. She received a management associate degree from Waycross College.
Survivors include her husband James Hunt, Blackshear; a son, Freddie Dale Hunt, Blackshear; two sisters, Kathy Ann Williams (husband Danny) and Laurie Paulk (husband Mark) both of Blackshear; two brothers, Kenny Bell and Johnny Melton (wife Pam), both of Blackshear and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Memorialization is by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at musicfuneralhome.com.
Music Funeral Home of Waycross is in charge of arrangements.