Walter Lee Wells
Waynesville- Walter Lee Wells, age 75, a man much loved by all who knew him, passed away June 17, 2018 at The Elizabeth House, Four Seasons Compassion for Life in Flat Rock, following an extended illness.
Walter was a native of Cherokee County, North Carolina and was the son of the late Margaret Fox Cantrell and the late Carl Bascombe Wells. He is survived by several cousins in Western North Carolina and South Carolina and also many friends that loved him dearly.
For the past thirty- four years Walter had been a resident of Haywood County. He had resided at the ARC of Haywood County’s Solitary Meadow Group Home in Waynesville and worked at Haywood Vocational Opportunities.
Walter was a member of Pinnacle Church in Canton and was much loved by his church family. He had participated in many community activities, including Special Olympics.
Walter will be missed by his many friends for his happy demeanor, infectious laugh and outgoing personality.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4:00 pm Monday, June 25, 2018 at Pinnacle Church, 101 Fibreville Road in Canton.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation in Walter's memory may be made to hospice: Four Seasons Foundation, 221 N. Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792 or made on the Foundation website at www.FourSeasonsCFLFoundation.org.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Wells family.