Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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September 7, 2013

Lois R. Wells

BLUEFIELD — Lois R. Wells, 88 years old, died at Glenwood Park Retirement Home on September 6, 2013.  

She was born on October 28, 1924 in St. Louis, Missouri and preceded in death by her husband, Edmund D. Wells.

Lois was an active member of Christ Episcopal Church and served on the Bluefield Union Mission Auxiliary and Salvation Army Auxiliary. She volunteered at a local hospital as part of the Gray Ladies Organization. Lois was an avid golfer and traveler and a member of a local book club.

Survivors include her daughters, Teresa Ann Wells of Princeton, WV and Linda Ammar of Bluefield, WV; her granddaughter, Erin Simon and husband Freddy; and two great-grandchildren, Jocelyn Simon and Madelyn Simon, all of Bluefield.  

Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory in Bluefield from 2:00- 3:00 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. Chad Slater officiating. Her body will be cremated.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Bluefield Union Mission, 2203 Bluefield Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701.

Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting

Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family of Lois R. Wells.

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