Obituary for William E. Bell Wright
William E. Bell was born on August 28, 1938 to the late Marguerite Bell-Wright and William E. Wright, Sr. William departed this life peacefully on March 9, 2017.
William received his education from the Wilmington, Delaware school system and worked in many different jobs during his lifetime including; Wilmington Hospital, Bells Funeral Home and last being at Porter Chevrolet.
William was a member of Mother African Union Church where he was on the Usher Ministry and Elder Ministry. He also was a member of the Paul Laurence Dunbar 106 Lodge in which he held many offices.
William enjoyed dancing, cooking and shopping. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, and great- grandchildren. He loved taking them to the park or just handing around the house with them.
William is preceded in death by his parents, Marguerite Bell-Wright and William E. Wright; daughters, Denise, Virginia and Aprille Wright.
William will be greatly missed by his daughters, Marsheila Conquest (Daniel), Dawn Matthews; brother, Samuel Bell; grandchildren, Dawnica Cornish (Gregory), Leonard Gibbs, Daniel Gibbs, Da’Lynn Wright, LaQuasha Matthews, Steven Byrd, Garrae McCullough; great-grandchildren, Shani Savage, Shaqui Cornish, Tajanae Davis, Jahlil Gibbs, LaKayla Matthews and Kayden Gibbs; two very special nieces, Cheris Allen and Deborah Thomas and a host of other loving relatives and friends.