CANTON — Hazel V. Wells, 70, formerly of the Cruso Community, passed away on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at MedWest-Haywood.
A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Rosie Trull Wells. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven sisters and three brothers. Hazel was a member of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by a sister, Connie Hayes of Port St. Lucie, Florida; a brother, Irvin Wells of Blairsville, Georgia; several nieces and nephews and her caregiver and special friend, Jana Sherrill of Waynesville.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Oct. 13, at the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr. Jack Holland and the Rev. Dr. Perry Brindley officiating. Burial followed at New Cruso Cemetery. The family received friends prior to the service at the funeral home.
Hazel’s family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone of the Lifespan family.
For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at www.wellsfuneralhome.com