Mrs. Judy Rae Nolan Wells passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Lancaster, SC. She was 73 years old.
Born August 8, 1945 in Marlboro County, she was a daughter of the late Beatrice Sessoms and William Hazel Nolan. Judy was a member of Bruton Fork Baptist Church. She was the owner of The Blossom Shop in Bennettsville and loved growing beautiful flowers. She enjoyed cooking and sewing, especially making clothes. More than anything, she loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents, listed above; daughter, Mandy Whistler; brother, Carl Nolan; and husband, Wayne Wells.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory: son, Jamie Hayes of Laurinburg; brother, Ricky Nolan (Jodie) of Bennettsville; sister, Lillie Nolan Meggs of Bennettsville; grandchildren, Brittany Hayes, Jackson Hayes, Allen Herring, and Mia Whistler; four great grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and other beloved family members and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Smyrna United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Barbara Webster. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm just prior to the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Smyrna United Methodist Church at PO Box 416, Bennettsville, SC 29512.
Online condolences may be made at www.bfhbennettsville.com.
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the family of Mrs. Judy.