Paul L. Wells, 78, of Owingsville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, November 16, 2023 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky.
He was born in Bath County, Kentucky on December 24, 1944 to the late John T. Wells Sr. and Amy Purvis Wells.
Paul dedicated himself to a career rooted in the land. Farming, fishing, hunting, and horsemanship were not just livelihoods for him they were a way of life. His love for the outdoors and his work ethic drove him to excel in these fields, leaving a lasting impact on the community.
In his spare time, Paul found joy in working on his farm and tending to his beloved horses, cattle and other livestock. These activities brought fulfillment to his days and allowed him to find solace in the simple joys of life. His dedication to his hobbies was a testament to his commitment and unwavering spirit.
In addition to his parents, Paul is preceded in death by six brothers: Frank Wells, Wayne Wells, Bill Wells, John T. Wells Jr., Gene Wells, and Scott Wells; as well as five sisters: Blanche Wells, Betty Conyers, Elizabeth Francis Wells, Lottie Bristow, and Christine Watkins.
Paul is survived by three brothers: Clifford Wells (Ann), Bobby Wells (Jenny), and Gordon Wells (Joyce), all of Owingsville; as well as two sisters: Ruth Orme (Charles) of Mt Sterling and Faye Willoughby (Chester) of Owingsville and several nieces and nephews. Their love and support will provide comfort during this difficult time.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Tuesday, November 21, 2023 in the chapel of the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville with Rev. Lowell Rice officiating.
Burial will follow at the Owingsville Cemetery.
Visitation at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville will be on Monday, November 20th from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm.
Pallbearers will include; Gordon Wells, Gordon Wells Jr., Eddie Hart, Phil Copher, James Hart and David McCarty.
The Michael R Gray Funeral Home of Owingsville is caring for all the arrangements for Paul Lewis Wells.