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Betty Carol Wells, 67
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Mrs. Betty Carol Wells, 67, of Manchester died Wednesday, Feb. 10, at NHC Health Care Center. 

She was born Dec. 27, 1953, in McMinnville, was a secretary with Motlow State Community College where she had earned her Business Computer Application Associate’s Degree, and was a member of Covenant Fellowship Church. Mrs. Wells was preceded in death by her parents Willie Virgil and Marjorie Charleen Richardson Ross.

Carol is survived by her husband Kelvin Wells, son Jeremey David Jones, grandchildren Jocelyn Jones, Maddox Jones, and Max Jones, and special caregiver and daughter-in-law Kimberly Jones. Carol is also survived by the many co-workers, friends, and acquaintances she made during her life through her church and through Motlow State Community College where she touched many lives.

Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Dean Northcutt will officiate. Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Wearing facemasks and social distancing is encouraged. No food gifts at the funeral home please.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Feb. 12, 2021