Bonnie W. Wells


Bonnie W. Wells, 80, of Minford, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at her residence. Born September 29, 1933, in Scioto County, a daughter of the late Walter R. and Caroline Wright Bear, she was a graduate of Portsmouth East High School, a homemaker, and a waitress at American Restaurant. She was a charter member of American Legion 471 Ladies Auxiliary, Eagles in New Boston, and Portsmouth Moose Lodge.

She is survived by her husband, Clarence Wells; one son, Randy Peirce of Portsmouth; one daughter, Anita Ramey of Wheelersburg; one stepson, Wayne Wells; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one stepson, Anthony D. Wells; and two brothers, Shannon Bear and Walter Ray Bear.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford with Bob Jones officiating. Burial will be at Bennett Cemetery in Minford. Friends may call at the funeral home from Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday prior to the service. Online condolences may be sent to

Funeral Home

Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home
6710 Swauger Valley Road Minford, OH 45653-0152
(740 820-2331

Published in The Daily Times from Apr. 10 to Apr. 12, 2014