Joseph A. Wells – Wake Forest Obituary

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Joseph A. Wells

Apr 15, 1953 – Jan 20, 2016

Joseph Allen Wells, 62, of Franklinton, passed away Wednesday January 20, 2016. He was born in Wake County, the son of Rosalee Allen Wells and Herbert “Jody” Wells.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Sunday afternoon January 24, 2016 at Woodland Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Mr. Wells is survived by a son, Allen Wells and by a daughter, Lindsay Butler both of St. Louis, MO; his former wife, Debbie Wells of St. Louis, MO; parents, Herbert G. “Jody” and Rosalee Wells of Youngsville; sisters, Catherine “Cathie” McLean and husband, Ron, of Holden Beach, and Kimberly “Kim” Carr and husband, Rob, of High Point; brothers, Rev. Herbert “Gene” Wells and wife, Marsha, of Elm City, and Phillip “Phil” Wells of Wilmington; 3 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends may visit with the family from 3-5 PM Saturday January 23, 2016 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)