MT. JULIET – Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 9 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Ms. Wells, 96, of Hermitage.
Retired from the Baptist Sunday School Board, she died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010 at Medical Center of Manchester.
Ms. Wells was the oldest member of New Hope Baptist Church -- a member for 85 years, as well as a longtime member of Mt. Juliet Senior Citizens Center and Gladeville's "Going Like 60" Group.
Services were conducted by Pastor Raymond Vogtner. Interment followed at the Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: daughter Lillian Kelley Bynum of Tullahoma; grandchildren Linda (Alex) Hohne, Kenneth (Marina) Bynum and Stephen (Karina) Bynum; great-grandchildren Elizabeth (William), Anson, April, Erica, Adam, Kathryn A., David, Laura, Kathryn K., Johanna, Andrew, Filip, Walter, Margaret, Marie and Valerie; step-daughter Bonnie Getz; step-daughter-in-law Jean Wells; sisters Hilda Barnes, Frances Bruce, Louise (Robert) Davis, and Ruth Boner; brothers William Hagar, Houston (Peggy) Hagar and John (Mary) Hagar; and brother-in-law Bill Hall.
She was preceded in death by parents Emmett and Nova Jenkins Hagar; husbands Obie Kelley and Hollis Wells; sisters Lillian Hagar and Lucille Hall; and brothers Ewell Hagar and Henderson Hagar.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet was in charge of arrangements.