Alene Wells-Ridener

Obituary of Alene Wells-Ridener

Alene Francis Wells-Ridener, born June 16, 1929 in Corbin, KY,   passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 in Ohio.

She was the loving wife of the late Hershel Wells, dear mother of Larry Wells (Alayne),  Robin Schutte (Phil), Joann Cornelius (Roy),  Vickie Gregory (Bill),  Randy Wells (Lesa), and Tammy Sanders (Mike); grandmother of 13 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. 

In addition to her first husband Hershel Wells, she was preceded in death by her second husband Lloyd Ridener; parents Maynard and Sally Wells; brothers Ron and Bill Wells; and her sister Alma Cornelius.

Visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00 PM Saturday, May 12, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home. A Procession will follow to the Corinth Cemetery for burial.

Memorial donations are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association.

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