Esther Wells

WELLS, Esther Rosalean “Rose,” 94, of Sistersville, WV, passed away April 22, 2014.

She was born December 1, 1919, in Paden Fork, WV, a daughter of the late George Henry and Elva Billiter Henry.

Rose was a homemaker. She was a graduate of Ohio Valley Beauty School and she was a member of the Oxford Street Church of Christ.

She is survived by her sons, William (Karren) Wells of Grove City, OH and David (Linda) Wells of Sistersville; daughters, Margaret (Pat) Mahoney of New Matamoras, OH and Janet Rogers of Spencer, WV; sisters, Violet Knowlton, Maggie May, Pearl Probst, Perie Haught, Pansy Raper and Joyce Long; 10 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Rex Wells in 1964, sisters, Wanda Owens and Nancy Leasure and great-grandson Jacob Nething.

Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Myers Funeral Home with Pat Stillwagner officiating. Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery.

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