Patricia Bell “Patty” Pierini

Patricia Bell “Patty” Pierini, 68, of Lake Village passed away February 20, 2021, at home in Lake Village surrounded by her loved ones.

Patricia was born December 24, 1952, in Montrose. She was the daughter of the late Kermit Otto Bell and the late Hazel Smith Bell.

She completed her doctorate in pharmaceuticals at the University of Louisiana in Monroe. Patty was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Our Lady of the Lake Altar Society, Lelundy Club, Happy Bookers Club, and member of Arkansas Pharmacy Association. She was a pharmacist for Walmart for 15 years.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Don Bell, Robert Bell, Earl Bell, and a sister, Hazel Bell.

Patty is survived by her husband of 44 years, Phillip Paul Pierini; three daughters, Jennifer Downs of Oxford, Mississippi, Dr. Jana Robinson and husband, Ken of Memphis, Tennessee and Anna Oakes and husband, Dr. Brandon of Glen Allan, Mississippi; two brothers, K.O. Bell, Jr. of Sheridan and John Bell and wife, Jackie of Little Rock; four sisters, Anita Stine, and husband, Bill of Ocala, Florida, Wanda Adams and husband, Charles of Collierville, Tennessee, Sherlyn Larrison and husband, Jim of Lafayette, Louisiana and Helen Johnson and husband, Bob of Little Rock; three sisters-in-law, Katheryn Bell of Sheridan, Joann Bell of Fulton, Maryland, and Carol Bell of Wilson, NC; five grandchildren, Anne Elise, Deacon, Victoria, Lily, and Maria; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 24, from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. with rosary at 6 p.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, February 25 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Father Stephen Hart as Celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Isidore Cemetery in Lake Village under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.