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Bill Wells

July 10, 1933 July 29, 2019
Bill Wells
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Obituary for Bill Wells

GREENSBORO: Bill Wells, 86, died Monday, July 29, 2019 at Ashton Health and Rehab in Greensboro. He was born in Pittsylvania County, VA to the late Robert James Wells and Louise Gammon Wells. In addition to his parents, Mr. Wells was also predeceased by his daughter, Debra Wells Capell; and brothers, Robert J. Wells Jr. ( 1st wife Ruby, 2nd wife Ollie), Donald Wells.

Mr. Wells was a U.S. Army veteran (Korea). He was a member of the American Legion and Sertoma Club, and he loved fishing and golfing. Mr. Wells retired from Chapel Hill Tire in the sales department. He was a member of McConnell Road Baptist Church in Greensboro and of Temple Baptist Church in Durham.

Mr. Wells is survived by his wife of 65 years, Marian Wells; daughters, Kathy Long (Bruce), Diane Taylor (Greg); sisters, Shirley Wells Riddle (Bobby), Linda Wells Queen (Harrell); grandchildren, Matthew Long (Emily), Christopher Capell (Kristin), Geremy Taylor (Lacey), Zachary Capell (Leslie), Cory Capell; great-grandchildren, Hudson Long, Colton Capell; and sister-in-law, Connie Wells.


A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 1st at Maplewood Cemetery with Pastor Matthew Tilley and Rev. Deitra Arrington-Cates officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m. Clements Funeral Home in Durham.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to the “Missions Fund” at McConnell Road Baptist Church: 3911 McConnell Rd., Greensboro, NC 27406; or to the “Temple Home Fund” at Temple Baptist Church: 2121 Umstead Rd., Durham, NC 27712.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to www.clementsfuneralservice.com.


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Visitation Prior to the Service

Thursday

1

Aug

10:00 AM 8/1/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 8/1/2019 11:00:00 AM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Graveside Service

Thursday

1

Aug

11:30 AM 8/1/2019 11:30:00 AM
Maplewood Cemetery

1621 Duke University Road
Durham, NC 27701

Maplewood Cemetery
1621 Duke University Road Durham 27701 NC
United States

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Maplewood Cemetery Final Resting Place

1621 Duke University Road
Durham, NC 27701

1621 Duke University Road Durham 27701 NC
United States
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