John H. Wells Jr. (1950 - 2017)

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John H. Wells, Jr. 66 of Perry, Fl., formerly of Crystal River, FL., went home to be with our Lord on Friday, February 24, 2017, at home. He was born March 10, 1950, in Brooksville, Fl. He moved to Perry approximately twenty five years ago. He served in the US Navy for three years, stationed in Norfolk, Virginia.
John is survived by his wife of 6 years Betty of Perry, his parents John H, Sr. and Lena M. Wells, sister Sharon Carpenter (Rick), of Crystal River, son Travis Wells (Tabitha), grandchildren, Camden Wells, Brandon Beebe, Bridget Beebe of Inverness, and Tyson Wells of Massachusetts. Stepsons Buddy Driggers (Tonya) Les Driggers (Sherry) stepdaughter Kay Jones (Jon). Niece, Tracy Lawhon of North Carolina and great nephew Randy Leigh of Virginia.
John attended Crystal River schools. He was employed at different jobs including Crystal Outboard Motors, a local gas company, and as a local fishing guide. Later he was employed in home health care in the Trenton-Perry area. He was retired at the time of his death.
John loved to talk and made friends very easily. He always brightened up a room that he came into. He loved the outdoors, fishing, gardening, and woodworking. He will be greatly missed.
A memorial service will be held Friday, March 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Burn's Funeral Home, Perry, Fl. Pastor Eric Justice officiating.
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Burns Funeral Home of Perry
1400 N JOHNSON STRIPLING RD
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 584-4149
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Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Mar. 2, 2017
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