Al Dawson “A.B.” Bell, 50, of Rockford departed this earthly life Monday, August 13, 2012 in Swedish American Hospital after a short illness. He was born April 14, 1962 in Rockford the son of Marvin and Margaret Bell. Al was self employed as a tire hauler by AB Used Tires and AB Hauling. He attended Guilford High School later to receive his G.E.D and attended Rock Valley College. Al leaves to cherish many loving memories, one daughter Rasheta Bell; two sons, Anthony Bell and Tramell Watson; four grandchildren, Angel, Anijah, Traniqua and Zariah; mother, Margaret, six brothers, Marc (Tasha), Terrance (Tina), Tracy (Lisa), Dean (Lisa) , Darius (Lakika) and Cory Bell; two sisters, Jacqueline Brown and Elizabeth Bell; a host of other relatives and friends including special friends Carol King and Dee Harris. He was predeceased by father, two brothers Brian Bell and Dwayne and Gregory Bell. Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 23, 2012 at Kingdom Authourity House of Grace Church 518 N. Court Street. Burial in Cedar Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9:00a.m. until the time of service.