|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1942|
|Death: ||May 12, 2012|
James "Jim" Walter Wells, 69yrs of age, of 130 Montrose Drive, passed away Saturday evening, May 12, 2012.
He was born August 26, 1942, in Charlotte, North Carolina, a son the late James Aubrey and Betty Lula Lee Wells.
He was a United States Army veteran, attended Fishersville Baptist Church, and retired from Wilson Trucking after 39 years of service as terminal manager.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a step-son, Brett Falls, and much loved aunts and uncles Rufus E. and Clara Lee Johnson and George T. and Dorothy Clark Lee.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca (Becky) Wells, a step-mother, Betty Lou Wells, of Boone, North Carolina, a step-daughter, Lanette Sykes and husband Spencer of Fishersville, son, Chris Wells, a sister, Carolyn Carnes of Sarasota, Florida, three half-sisters, Marla Dorsett, Laura Saeger, Kitty Wells and a half-brother, Wayne Wells, three grandchildren, Jensen Hite, Allison Sykes and Peyton Sykes, and two special nieces, Kriston Halton and Kelly Tarlton.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes by Pastor John Hamric. Burial will be at Augusta Memorial Park with Military Rites provided by the American Legion Post 340.
Active pallbearers will be Tony Simonetti, Jerry Phillips, Donnie Houser, Bill Jones, Eric Hicklin and Jim Clark, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Kim and Judy Stone, Steve and Beth Brady, Carol Brown, Yvonne Simmons and Debbie Roberson.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 pm Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at the funeral home.
The family wishes to express sincere thanks to Unit 3 of Augusta Nursing and Rehab Center in Fishersville, VA.
Family and friends are invited to sign the guest book, share memories and send condolences by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com
Memorial contributions may be make to the National Stroke Association, 9707 E. Easter Lane, Suite B, Centennial, CO 80112.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.
Fishersville United Methodist Church Cemetery
Plot: Section 1 Lot 122 Space D 3 & 4
Created by: McCrea-Brady
Record added: Jan 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104053333