|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1927|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2006|
James Harold Wells, 78, dispatcher for the Eupora Police Department, died April 11, 2006, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.
Services were April 14 at First Baptist Church of Eupora with burial at North Union Cemetery, Bellefontaine. Oliver Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Dr. William S. Stewart and the Rev. Doyle Cummings officiated over the services.
Mr. Wells was the son of the late R.B. and Lillian Bingham Wells. He is survived by his wife, Allene Yarborough Wells of Eupora, and two sons, Steve Wells of Eupora and Kevin Wells of Columbus; seven grandchildren, Brian Wells, Scott and wife Jean-Anne Wells, Tony Wells, Melanie Wells, Timothy Wells, Blake Brooks and Ainslee Brooks; and two great-grandchildren, Nathan and Aiden Wells.
Mr. Wells was a member of First Baptist Church of Eupora, a dispatcher for the Eupora PD for the last 15 years, a landscape contractor and former owner of Sara's Flower Shop in Eupora. He served his community for 58 years, as a volunteer fireman with the Eupora Fire Department and served as assistant chief of the department until the time of his death. Mr. Wells also served the city of Eupora most recently as its civil defense director.
Pallbearers for the service were Robert Watson, George Cummings, Donnie Yates, Gerald Gary, C.B. "Hap" Anderson, Van Goodman, Jay Cummins and Joe Embry. Honorary pallbearers were the members of the Eupora Police Department and the members of the Eupora Fire Department.
R B Wells (1903 - 1973)
Lillian Ray Bingham Wells (1905 - 1990)
North Union Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 04, 2009
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