Skip links

Ernest Wells Jr.

Bolton

Revised on: 10.22.2017 at 10:13 p.m.

Posted on: 10.19.2017 at 07:56 a.m.

Ernest Wells  Jr., 76, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 at Columbus Regional HealthCare in Whiteville. He was the son of the late Kate Lee Hyatt Wells and Ernest Quincey Wells. He was also preceded in death by three siblings, James Wells, Otis Wells and Vernon Wells

A graveside service was held Saturday, Oct. 20 at Western Prong Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Mike Jacobs officiating. Worthington Funeral Home of Chadbourn served the family.

He is survived by one daughter, Anita W. Patrick of Bolton; one son, Shey Wells of Bolton; siblings, Marie Ahrens of Dover, Ark., Leamon Wells and Rubuart Wells, both of Branford, Fla., Herschel Wells of Clarkton, Ethel Ward of Clearwater, Fla. and Frances McGaha of Holiday, Fla.; and three grandchildren.

Reader Interactions

Community Events

october, 2018

17oct(oct 17)7:00 am03nov(nov 3)1:00 pmImportant dates for one-stop early votingLast day of early voting is Saturday - November 3, 2018 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm

19oct(oct 19)9:00 am27(oct 27)8:00 pm33rd Annual N.C. Yam Festival in Tabor City event scheduleFestival events from Friday, Oct 19 through Saturday, Oct 27

20oct5:34 pm5:34 pmN.C. Museum of Natural Sciences in Whiteville presents: "Birds of the Night: Who Cooks for You?"This is a free event at the museum

25oct2:00 pmFree Small Business Seminar - Small Business Disaster Recovery & ResiliencyConnecting small business to resources

26oct6:30 pm9:00 pmMonster Dash 5KJoin us for a Community 5K!

31oct6:00 pm8:30 pmAnnual Safe Nite for KidsFree event at Boys & Girls Homes Farm

Whiteville
77°
Cloudy
07:2418:34 EDT
Feels like: 77°F
Wind: 8mph SW
Humidity: 72%
Pressure: 29.85"Hg
UV index: 2
SatSunMon
78/47°F
62/39°F
67/47°F

Download Our App

 

Stay Connected

RSS National News (Via BBC News)

Announcement

X