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Obituary for Donald C. Wells

Mr. Donald C. Wells, age 84 of LaGrange, passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2023 at WellStar West Georgia Hospice.

Mr. Wells was born March 12, 1939 in Albany, Georgia, son of the late Joseph and Mamie Wells. Mr. Wells retired after over 25 years as a Lead Mechanic for Delta Airlines. He was an avid fisherman who was known to be able to fix just about anything. Mr. Wells was also a lieutenant in the U.S. Army, serving his country during the Vietnam War.

Survivors include his wife, Martha Ann Wells; children, Marche Kelly and Shane Griffin; grandchildren, Edwin & Lexi Edwards and Ashley “Brooke” & Jason Pelts; great-grandchildren, Leamel Pelts, Alexander Pelts, Nicholas Pelts, Adalyn Edwards and Wyatt Edwards; brother, Jimmy & Nonnie Wells; sisters, Wilma Lovette and Sara Weeks; sister in laws, Elizabeth Laster (Jay), Ruby Shavers, and Rita Smith; as well as many nieces, nephews and special friends.

Services for Mr. Wells will be held Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 6:00 pm at the City Light Church in LaGrange, Georgia with Pastor Mark Davenport officiating. Friends may visit the family on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. at City Light Church of LaGrange.

Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand is in charge of the arrangements.