Lataurus Bell

July 30, 1987 ~ August 9, 2020 (age 33)

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LaTaurus was born on July 30. 1987 in  Detroit, Michigan to proud parents LaTanya Bell and Gregory 
Spencer. From birth, Taurus was a good person. He never cried when he was a baby and  he was born 
with a smile on his face. It  was his contagious smile that made everyone else smile when he walked 
in the room and want to be near him.

Taurus graduated in the   op 3 percent of his class from Thurston High School in  Redford. 
Michigan. He was not only intelligent, he was super funny, athletic, a leader. a great friend,  an 
awesome father and provider for his family.

A.K.A Man   Nan. Tater Head, Ace Boog, or Taurus. all  of these affectionate names. if  you called 
on him, he would be there to help. His work ethics and determination made him
a go getter, ambitious, and he had a never quit attitude.

Taurus was great in any hat but bis love for  God and his family made him a great man. tit the  
words of Taurus "That's what's up my  baby!"

LaTaurus leaves to  cherish his memories his mother LaTanya Bell, father Greg Spencer, life partner 
Nautica Chapple. children Jaidah Rose, Zendayah Marie. Morgan and Javon Chapple , His siblings 
Brandon Shirlee and Shanette Wilson•   two   nephews Khalil Shirlee and Armani Wilson-Torrez. a 
niece Faith Wilson-Torrez. three aunts.
Tina Blanchard. Janine Williams. Tina Spencer. great aunt  · Mary Redd and Great uncle Jeffrey 
Redd. cousins Tiona Blanchard, Takyra Blanchard, Renee Blanchard,  Regina Blanchard and Jermaine 
Reliford. his grandfather Chuck
Thomas ( Niel Thomas). and a host of great aunts and uncles, cousins and friends as he journeys 
home to join his grnd-mothers Wendolyn Blanchard and Marie Spencer.

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August 19, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Butler Funeral Home
12140 Morang Dr
Detroit, MI 48224

Family Hour
August 20, 2020

10:30 AM
Greater Mountain View Missionary Baptist Church
4211 Mt Elliott
Detroit, MI 48207

Funeral Service
August 20, 2020

11:00 AM
Greater Mountain View Missionary Baptist Church
4211 Mt Elliott
Detroit, MI 48207

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