Judy Carol Wells

Friday, April 6, 2018
Judy Wells

Judy Carol Wells, 65, of Greenway, Ark., passed away April 5, 2018, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born on December 19, 1951, and was the daughter of the late Charles Thomas and Verba Maxine (Hutchinson) Runyon.

She was united in marriage to Donnie Wells on June 10, 1971, and to this union two children were born.

Judy served the Clay County community helping patients for over 40 years. She began her medical career as LPN for 12 years before becoming an RN for an additional 12 years. Judy then furthered her education and became a Nurse Practitioner a position she held at the Piggott Family Medical Clinic for 22 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Charles Edward Runyon.

She is survived by her husband, Donnie Wells of Greenway; a son, Bruce Wells and wife Jennifer of Clarksville, Tenn.; a daughter, Chloe Harris and husband David of Quincy, Ind.; an aunt, Patsy Gatewood of Phoenix, Ariz.; her granddaughter, Sara Wells of Clarksville, Tenn.; and many other relatives and friends.

A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 8, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott, Ark. No funeral service is planned. A private burial will be held at Gravel Hill Cemetery, St. Francis, Ark., at a later date. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial be made to cancer research or the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark.