Glenda Kaye Wells, 69, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center.
Born on May 4, 1952 in Guilford County to the late Leon Murray Wells, Sr. and Millie Elizabeth Land Wells.
She worked as an inspector at Cannon Mills for over 20 years. She enjoyed reading, talking and spending time with family and friends. Loved by many, a kind and gentle soul, she will be dearly missed.
Preceding her in death was her father Leon Murray Wells, Sr. and mother Millie Elizabeth Land Wells; brother Timothy Craig Wells, Sr.; sister Linda Knowles; daughters Wanda Michelle Elwood and Angela Michelle Elwood; nephew James Wells and great nephew Jeremy Len Misenheimer.
She is survived by her significant other Howard Doby, Jr.; son Mark Dwayne Elwood, Sr.; daughter-in-law Donna S. Elwood; grandson Mark Dwayne Elwood, Jr.; brother Leon Murray Wells, Jr. (Rhonda); second son Chad Doby; grandchildren Richard Kyles, Brian Repreza, Destany Doby, and Kevin Doby. She is also survived by her brother-in-law Bobby Knowles; sister-in-law Pat Wells; nieces and nephews Rick Wells (Tammy), Lisa Honeycutt (Billy), Tim Wells, Jr., Tammy Misenheimer (Len), Melissa Gardner (Jim), and many great nieces and nephews.
Visitation: 10:00-11:00 AM Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Calvary Baptist Tabernacle, 3760 Stokes Ferry Rd., Salisbury, NC 28146.
Service: 11:00 AM Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Calvary Baptist Tabernacle with the Rev. Dr. Steve Holshouser officiating. Burial will follow at Rowan Memorial Park, 4125 Franklin Community Center Rd, Salisbury, NC 28144.
Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Wells family. Online condolences may be made at www.lyerlyfuneralhome.com.