Lula Mae "Lu" Pierce Wells, 84, widow of Frank H. Wells Sr., died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, at her home.

She was born Sept. 17, 1936, in Hennessey, Oklahoma. She was a dedicated military wife serving faithfully by her husband during his career in the U.S. Air Force. Mrs. Wells was member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and crochet work.

Survivors include two children, Frank H. Wells Jr. of Benson, Arizona, and Terry Wells (Ronnie Brown) of Sumter; and two grandsons, Dakota "Kody" Brown and Ernie Seruya.

A private graveside service will be held in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorials may be sent to the DAV Gamecock #5 Chapter, 5578 Oakcrest Road, Sumter, SC 29154

Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.