Lena Faye Cook Wells, age 59, of
Somerset, passed from this life on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at the
Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.
She was born on April 14, 1958 in
Whitley City, KY, daughter of the late William McKinley and Mary
Estine Branscum Cook.
Lena was a member of Cotter Avenue
Church of God. When she was a child, she loved singing in
church. She still found enjoyment in singing throughout her
life, especially while tending to her flower garden. She enjoyed
cooking for her family, but most of all, she loved and adored
She is survived by her husband, Frank
Lee Wells, sons; William Cook of Science Hill, Danny (and
Brittany Cassidy) Cook, of Science Hill, Dennis Cook of Nancy,
and Douglas (and Stephanie) Cook of Somerset, daughters; Doris
Lowe of Somerset and Robyn (and Jeremy) Singleton of Somerset,
brothers; Bruce Cook, Andrew Cook, Curtis (and Tina) Cook and
Glenn (and Dean) Cook, all of Somerset, sisters; Eillen Perkins
of Somerset and Eutta Cook of Eubank. She is also survived by
sixteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her
parents, son, Nathanial Lee Wells, daughter; Samantha Lee Wells;
sisters; Wanda Hair, Doris Meece and Eva Church.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 beginning at 10:00
A.M. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with funeral
services to follow at 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Neely’s Creek
In lieu of flowers the family
requests that contributions be made to the Lena Faye Cook Wells
Memorial Fund, C/O Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in
charge of the arrangements for Ms. Lena Faye Cook Wells.