Julia Wells, 99, of Helena-West Helena, passed away on March 11, 2014 in Little Rock.
Julia Wells, 99, of Helena-West Helena, passed away on March 11, 2014 in Little Rock. Julia was born in West Helena to the late Johnson and Lottie Heard on Sept. 9, 1914. At the age of 99, she was the surviving head of the Heard family.
She was loved by all, including her devoted daughter, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, a host of relatives and friends. She was truly a faithful mother to her family and a life long member of the Mother’s Board at True Vine M.B. Church.
Visitation will be 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, March 21at Jackson – Highley Funeral Home in Helena-West Helena.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 22 at True Vine M.B. Church, 415 West Garland, Helena-West Helena. Interment will follow immediately in Jackson Memorial Cemetery at Lexa.