Memorial services for Farouk Joseph Blell, M.D. will be held Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Father John Bosco and Dr. Randy Hales. The family will receive friends from noon until service time Wednesday.
Dr. Blell was born May 4, 1943 in Freetown, Sierra Leone and entered into rest Oct. 19, 2012 in Shreveport. He was a member of Minden Lions Club and active in White Medical Mass.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Blell of Minden; sons, Daniel Blell and Andrew Blell of Minden; sister, Georgette Blell of Belgrade, Serbia; brothers, Michael Blell of Raleigh, North Carolina, Patrick Blell of Stanford, North Carolina, Edward Blell of Santa Barbara, California and Denys Blell of Dallas, Texas; close nephew Beni of Raleigh, North Carolina; and a number of nieces and nephews.