Nick Bell’s funeral on Saturday; memorial service Thursday

The funeral for Mississippi State football player Nick Bell is scheduled for Saturday at noon.
It will be held at Faith Chapel Christian Center in Birmingham and is open to the public. On Friday, a public viewing will be held from 1-6 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home in Birmingham.
Bell, who died Tuesday from skin cancer, is from Bessemer, a Birmingham suburb.
There will be a public memorial service for Bell at 6:30 p.m. Thursday on the MSU campus. It will be held at Lee Hall, and coach Dan Mullen will speak, along with selected players.
Mullen was scheduled to appear on the DawgTalk radio program at the Fairpark Grill in Tupelo on Thursday, but MSU men’s basketball coach Rick Stansbury will fill in on the show that will be at Fairpark Grill from 7-8 p.m. Thursday.

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