Funeral services will be held at noon on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Bell Sumiton Chapel, with burial in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Corner. Dr. Sammie Reid will officiate. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until funeral time at the funeral home. Bell Funeral Home Sumiton has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Bagwell was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He had one of the first “You Pick” farms in the state of Alabama, of which he was very proud. Later he owned and operated Bagwell Farms Produce Company in Birmingham.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Hoyt and Lucille Bagwell; and brothers, Jimmy and Jerry Bagwell.
Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years, Dorothy Bagwell;, daughter, Melissa Bagwell Seifert (David) of Corner; grandchildren, Tyler, Alyssa and Taylor Siefert, all of Corner; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, family and friends.
You may sign an online register or express private condolences to the family at www.BellSumiton.com.