Weatherford Democrat

April 3, 2014

Ouilda T. Wells


Weatherford Democrat

— Ouilda T. Wells, 99, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, surrounded by family in Weatherford.

Graveside service is 11 a.m. Friday, April 4, in Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Ouilda Wells was born Feb. 2, 1915. She was a beautiful lady and a friend to everybody. Ouilda passed the time working jigsaw and word puzzles and made her career with Avon. She sold their cosmetics for about 50 years and retired when she was 85. Ouilda graduated with the class of 1933 from Arlington High School. She was a lifelong member of the Church of the Nazarene. Ouilda and Omes Harold Wells were married for 50 years prior to his passing in 1988.

Survivors include sons, John Wells and wife, Juretta, of Weatherford, Wayne Wells, of Benbrook, Danny Wells and wife, Nellie, of Savannah, Tenn., and Richard Wells and wife, Earlean, of Weatherford; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild; foster son, Mark Garner and wife, Karen, of Colorado; brother, Bob Brown and wife, Leonora, of Lima, Peru; cousin, Margaret Allen, of Denton; and a host of loving friends.

Ouilda was preceded in death by her husband, Omes Wells; her parents; and brothers.

White's Weatherford Funeral Home