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Elsie J. Wells

Elsie Jane Wells, 89, Paoli, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at 5:13 p.m. at her home.
Born May 30, 1923, in Leitchfield, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Emma Atterbury.
She was a former employee of Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville and a member of Concord Church in Paoli.
Besides her mother, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Levi Wells, on Dec. 14, 1990; two daughters, Patricia Joan Sanders and Margaret Ruth Gabbard; a son, Edgar Cleon Wells; a brother, Pat Atterbury; and two granddaughters.
Survivors include three daughters, Rebecca Jane England and Nancy Kay Murphy, both of Paoli, and Amy Beth Lowe of French Lick; three sons, John David and Jerry Richard Wells, both of Paoli, and Robert Owen Wells of Marengo; 19 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Tuesday, April 30, from 4 to 8 p.m. at McAdams Mortuary in Paoli.
Funeral: Wednesday, May 1, at 11 a.m. at the mortuary with burial in Concord Cemetery.
Officiant: Brother Harvey McAdams.