JoAnn Wells, 89, of Beckley passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Born July 8, 1928, in Eagle Rock, VA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Dixie Sims O'Dell.
JoAnn was a former sales clerk for Imperial Smokeless Coal company store, and also worked at the Plaid Stamp store and Betty's Ceramics. She was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, where she was involved in many church functions.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert; brothers, Ronald, Gene, Floyd and Benjamin O'Dell; and a sister, Wilma Phipps.
JoAnn is survived by her daughter, Donna Talbott (Mike) of Raleigh, NC; grandson, CJ Carper, serving with the US Navy; sisters, Betty Curtis of Beckley, Linda Allen of Roanoke, VA, Connie Brown (Bill) of Beckley; brothers, Bill O'Dell (Suzanne) of Landsdale, VA, and Gary O'Dell (Rosemary) of Beckley.
Services will be 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Mt. Tabor Baptist Church with Pastor Michael King officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Tabor Baptist Church or Bowers Hospice House.
Online condolences may be left at www.calfeefh.com.
Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.
Published on February 11, 2018