Violet Margie Wells, 89, of Chillicothe, passed, while surrounded by her loving family, at 3:40 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness.
She was born June 28, 1923, in Hocking County, Ohio, to the late Earl and Fannie Mae Guess Pierce. On May 28, 1938, she married William Perry Wells, Jr. who died January 20, 1993.
Surviving are children, Mary Easterday, of Chillicothe, Pat Disbennett and her special friend, Bill Jolliff, Margie (Jerry) Phillips and William P. (Lois) Wells, all of Delaware, Ohio; a special granddaughter, Penny (Jimmy) Judd, of Waverly; 13 grandchildren; 42 great grandchildren; 3 step grandchildren; a sister, Joann Fox, of Lancaster; a sister-in-law, Mary Belle Pierce, of Lancaster; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by 2 sisters; a brother; and a grandson.
Violet had worked at Anchor Hocking and Schottensteins Department Store.
Funeral services will be held 12 Noon Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in the WARE FUNERAL HOME with Reverend Rick Hartley officiating. Burial will follow in Glendale Cemetery, Cardington, Ohio. Friends may call at Ware’s from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.