Funeral services for Bill Wells, 82, of Campbranch, were held November 18 at Lighthouse Church. Burial was in Wells family cemetery at Colson.
He died November 15 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. A son of the late William and Edna Wells, he was the father of the late Arnold Gene Wells.
Surviving are his wife, Hannah Couch Wells; three sons, Ronnie Wells, Thornton, and Lonnie Wells and Johnnie Wells, both of Colson; three daughters, Kathy Wells, Lisa Bates and Ella Mae Sandlin, all of Colson; a brother, John Wells of California; 22 grandchildren, Randall, Bobby, Bill, Dwight, David, Lonnie Joe, Tracy, Ronnie Lee, Stacy, Billy Wayne, Jessica, Johnny Lee, Danielle, Brooke, Kirsten, Freddie, Tabby, May, John Paul, Joanne, Tina and Johnathon; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.