LTS Mourns Former President Wayne Bell

Dr. Bell speaking at the last LTS chapel service to take place in the Sanders Chapel.

It is with great sadness but with appreciation for a life well lived that we remember the Rev. Dr. Wayne Bell, president emeritus of Lexington Theological Seminary. Dr. Bell served the Seminary as president from 1974 to 1986.


Former LTS presidents at the last chapel service that took place in the Sanders Chapel. Dr. Wayne Bell is second from the right, middle row.

On behalf of the Seminary, President Charisse L. Gillett has expressed our Seminary community’s love for Dr. Bell and concern for former LTS first lady Virginia Bell and the entire family.


Information about the arrangements will be communicated as soon as it becomes available. Our prayers are with the Bell family.