Betty Wells


SOUTH PITTSBURG Betty Jane Couch Wells, 78, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012.The daughter of the late Frank G. and Janie Rymer Couch, she was a longtime member of First Baptist Church, South Pittsburg, had worked as a nurse at South Pittsburg Hospital for 18 years and was a loving mother for 58 years.She was also preceded in death by three brothers, James Ruben, William S. and Frank G. Crouch.She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Ricky) Smith, of South Pittsburg; sons, Gary (Tena) Wells, of Woodbridge, Va., Ronnie (Kathy) Wells, of South Pittsburg and Phillip (Tina) Wells, of Chattanooga; sister, Evelyn Snell, of Flagstaff, Ariz.; sister-in-law, Barbara Couch; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be conducted from the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 10 a.m. CDT on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012.Interment will follow at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper.The family will receive friends for visitation on Monday from 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.Memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 192, South Pittsburg, TN 37380, or to Marion County Gideons, P.O. Box 134, South Pittsburg, TN 37380.Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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