Fred C Pell age 89, of East Ridge, TN went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday – May 1, 2020. He was born in Dekalb County, Alabama to the late Charlie Duff and Zelma Lee Kilgore Pell. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1952-1954. He worked in carpet and paper mills most of his life. He retired from Southern Specialties after twenty-seven years of service. He was a member of Catoosa Baptist Tabernacle, where he enjoyed reading and studying his Bible with the Men’s Bible Study. He loved his family and could fix anything. He had a fondness for Studebakers and had several that he enjoyed working on as well. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife: Betty Jean Ross Pell, great-granddaughter: Selah Marie Grimmitt, and eleven siblings. Fred leaves behind his daughters: Patti (Paul) Monk, Laura (Keith) Reiffenstein, Nancy (Todd) Pettit, Libby (Paul) Stephens, Jill Tremble, grandchildren: Starr, Kristi, Rose, Rachel, Rick, Mark, Luke, Erin, Emily, Heidi, fifteen great grandchildren, siblings: Ina Faye Nance, Richard Pell, Leon Pell, Kenneth Pell, many nieces and nephews. The family will have visitation Wednesday – May 6, 2020 from noon until 2:00 pm. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm in the chapel with Pastor Justin Gazaway officiating. Burial will follow in Anderson Memorial Gardens – Ringgold, Georgia. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes – Ringgold Chapel.