Leroy Don (L.D.) Wells, 79, Smiths Grove, died Sunday, July 2, 2017 at NHC Healthcare Center in Glasgow.
A native of Breeding, he was a son of the late Stanley Edward Wells and Lera Mae Wilson Wells.
He was a retired welder and maintenance worker for Eagle Industries and was a member and Deacon of Woodland United Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara D. Garrett Wells, on Feb. 15, 2017.
Survivors include five children: Pat Allen and husband, David, Donald Wells, Marcy Blazejewski, Sharon Peery and husband, William, and Vicki Wells; six grandchildren: Darel Allen and wife, Claire, Marita Alexander and husband, Jamie, Trisha Johnson and husband, Justin, Tony Martin and wife, Jessica, Brittany Taylor, and Joshua Taylor and wife, Heather; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Charles Edward Wells and wife, Brenda; one sister, Inus Jewell Conatser; niece and nephews: Kenny and Joy Wells, Karen and Todd Holmes, and Bobby and Sharon Conatser. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Ruby Wells and Jalene Wells.
Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Woodland United Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be after noon Wednesday at the funeral home.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to National Parkinson Foundation or the American Cancer Society.
Published on July 4, 2017