Wilma Mae Wells

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Wilma Mae Wells, 85, of Trumann, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008 at Trumann Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born in Greenfield and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a homemaker and a member of the Healing Hands Community Church.

Mrs. Wells was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Willard Wells in 1996; one son, David Wayne Wells, Sr. in 1991; two brothers, Herbert Thompson and Fred Thompson and her parents, Nick and Bertha McBride Thompson.

Survivors include one daughter, Mary Ruth Matthews; six grandchildren, Todd Matthews, Shannon Bruner, Misti Montgomery, Tim Matthews, David Wells, Jr., and Jerri Lynn Taylor; nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Graveside services were Wednesday, Jan. 16 at the Pine Hill Cemetery in Jonesboro, with Rev. Anthony Patterson officiating. Burial followed in the Pine Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Healing Hands Community Church or the Maple Grove Baptist Church.

An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.