Willie W. Wells, 91 of Morristown, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare. He retired from Lea Industries after many years of service. He was a very loyal contributor to the Shriners, having received many awards and certificates for his contributions to them over the years.
Preceding him in death are his parents: Oscar and Leva Bacon Wells; 6 brothers and 2 sisters.
Willie leaves his wife of 67 years, Lillie Carter Wells; daughter: Sharon (Danny) Carrier; son: Steve (Terri) Wells; grandchildren: Jessica Cates, Daniel Carrier and Stevie Wells and great grand daughter: Reagan McCloud. Brothers: Bruce Wells and Henry Wells and sister Ada Clevenger.
Graveside services will be Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 2:00 PM in Jarnagin Cemetery with Rev. Tom Wells officiating. The body will lie in state on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Mayes Mortuary.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Shriners in his memory.
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