Sharon Ann Wells, 81, of Woodville passed away October 8, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born August 7, 1937 in Burley, Idaho to Orson Hubbard and Iona Pearl Martindale Lee.
Sharon married Gary Jan Wells on July 13, 1956 in Woodville, Idaho.
She worked in various fields: dental office, fruit warehouse, bank, and eye doctor. She worked at Ernst for about eight years and Scotty’s Tru Value for three years before retiring at age 62.
She had many hobbies including: crocheting, knitting, sewing, reading, and camping. She loved her flower gardens. She enjoyed spending time with her family. Her family was her most prized possessions.
Sharon was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She served as a scout leader, librarian, and primary teacher. She also was a 4-H leader in Oregon.
She is survived by her husband, Gary Jan Wells of Woodville; son, Gary “Scott” (Bonnie) Wells of Othello, WA; daughters, Cindy Burgess of Idaho Falls; Diane (Kenny) Williams of Blackfoot; Cassie Wells of Woodville; 17 grandchildren and 38 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Ruth Clack and Shirley Blackledge, brother, Orson Lee, and daughter, Stacey Morgan.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Woodville Second Ward Chapel, 1555 N 700 E, Shelley. The family will meet with friends for one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will be in the Shelley Hillcrest Cemetery under the direction of Nalder Funeral Home in Shelley.