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Gary Edward Wells

April 23, 1951 — March 18, 2020

BOYLE - Gary Edward Wells, age 68, of Boyle, MS, passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at his home.

There will be a Memorial Gathering at his home in Boyle, MS from 1:00-4:00 PM on Monday, March 23, 2020. 

Gary was born on April 23, 1951, to Eustis and Myrtle (Rogers) Wells in Cleveland, MS.  He married Dianne Thomas on October 2, 2002, in Arkansas. Gary retired from USG in Greenville, MS as a Millwright. Gary loved to fish. Music was his passion as he loved to play and sing. He loved his canine friends. Gary enjoyed working in his yard. Gary was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, Eustis J. Wells and Myrtle Mae Rogers; Son, Eddie Wells, Brothers Billy F. Wells and Ralph Lee Wells as well as his sister, Helen Chamness.

Gary is survived by his loving wife of 17 years, Dianne Wells of Boyle, MS;  Sister, Betty Danna of Inverness, MS;  Brother, James Wells of Texarkana, AR;  Daughter, Angela McBride of Cabot, AR;  Step-Daughter, Pam Armstong of Greenville, MS; Step-son, Thomas Sykes of Hernando, MS; Step-son, Jimmy Floyd, Cabot, AR; Grandson, Alec McBride of Cabot, AR; Grandson, Ethan McBride of Cabot, AR;  Grandson, Tristan McBride of Cabot, AR. Gary also leaves numerous nieces and nephews to mourn his passing.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of choice.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The online guest register may be viewed and signed at

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