Eldra C. Wells

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Eldra C. Wells of Blytheville passed away Monday, April 22, 2019, at Kings Daughter and Sons Nursing Home in Bartlett, Tenn. Eldra was born in Collins, Miss., to George Ellis and Pellie Wade Craft and lived 100 amazing years. She was a homemaker and a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Blytheville. Eldra was a former member of the Blytheville C.B. Squad. She enjoyed gardening, fishing and was a great cook.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elijah Wells; her parents; and daughter, Mary Catherine Brown.

Eldra leaves her son, Allan Wells of Cordova, Tenn.; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 25, in the Cobb Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Greg Smith officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Vicksburg, Miss. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until service time at Cobb Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Kings Daughter and Sons Nursing Home in Bartlett, Tenn.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.cobbfuneralhome.com.