Clara D. Wells, 78, Smiths Grove, passed away on her birthday, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at her residence.
A native of Hopkins County, she was a daughter of the late Luther and Bertie Bell Yonts Garrett. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Lee Wells; five children, Pat Allen and her husband, David, Donald Wells, Marcy Blazejewski, Sharon Peery and her husband, William, and Vicki Wells; six grandchildren: Darel Allen and his wife, Claire, Marita Alexander and her husband, Jamie, Trisha Johnson, Tony Martin and his wife, Jessica, Brittany Taylor, and Joshua Taylor and his wife, Heather; three sisters: Pauline Lufkin, Joyce Hendrix and Betty Wooten and her husband, Ray; two brothers, Bob Garrett and his wife, Pat, and Luke (Junior) Garrett and his wife, Carol; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Lorraine Madsen.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home, with burial in Woodland United Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.