Ray T. Wells

Mar. 12, 2013 @ 11:31 PM

Ray T. Wells, age 84, passed away at Beech Tree Manor in Jellico on Saturday, March 9, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Martha Wells; three brothers; five sisters; sister-in-law, Agnes Newman; and wife of 49 years, Edna Swann Wells.

He is survived by: son, Kyle Wells and wife Joyce; grandchildren, Kevin and Angela Wells, Chad and Leighan Wells; great-grandchildren, Terry, Caroline and Gracie Wells; brother, William B. Wells and wife Frances; brother-in-law, R.B. Newman; special neighbors and friends, Jim, Peggy and Brandi Sharp.

We would like to express our thanks and gratitude to the employees at Beech Tree Manor for the love and wonderful care they showed to Dad or “Ray Ray” as he was lovingly nicknamed by the nurses. Though it was a long way from home they made you feel at home.

At Mr. Wells’ request, no services were held. Interment was in Shady Grove Cemetery in Jefferson County. Rev. W.A. Galyon officiated. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.