April 14, 1932 - July 28, 2020

Graveside services for Annie Lou Turner Wells will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Mrs. Wells, 88, died Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at Indywood Glen.

She was born on April 14, 1932, in Money to Charles Benjamin and Lula Roberts Turner and was a lifelong resident of Leflore County. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Greenwood, where she was a Sunday school teacher and also was a member of the United Methodist Women. She retired from the Greenwood Public Library after 40 years of service. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles Harding Wells; two brothers, Charles B. Turner Jr. and Simon L. (Mary) Turner; and brother-in-law and sister-in-law William and Emma Jones McKinney.

She is survived by her two daughters, Terrell (Robert) Hammett of Lexington and Ann Pridgen of Birmingham, Alabama; four grandchildren, Haylie Hammett, Chase (Traci) Hammett, Chris (Courtney) Pridgen and Hunter (Megan) Pridgen; six great-grandchildren, Cecil Hammett, Chase Hammett Jr., Charlotte Hammett, Charlie Pridgen, Grayson Pridgen and Turner Pridgen; sister-in-law Jackie Turner of Indianola; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The Rev. Glenn Seefeld will officiate the services. Pallbearers will be Chase Hammett, Chase Hammett Jr., Hunter Pridgen, Chris Pridgen, Jack Turner and Stephen Pridgen.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church in Greenwood or Riverside Baptist Church in Money.

The family extends a special thanks to Dr. Kenny Hines and the staff of Indywood Glen for the exceptional care Mrs. Wells received.

Wilson and Knight Funeral Home is in charge. An online guestbook may be signed at www.wilsonandknight.com.

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