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Willie W. Wells

May 5, 1930 ~ July 24, 2021 (age 91)


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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July 27, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary Chapel

Graveside Service
July 28, 2021

2:00 PM
Jarnagin Cemetery
855 Fairmont Avenue
Morristown, TN 37813

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