James Ray Wells of Ranger

RANGER – James Ray Wells, 41, of Ranger, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2010 in Ranger. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 4, 2010 at the First Baptist Church in Ranger with John Casey officiating. Burial will follow at Merriman Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5 until 7 p.m.

James was born on July 14, 1969 in Ranger to Walter Wells and Barbara (Leatherwood) Caraway. James graduated from Ranger High School. He worked in the oil field doing well service for over 20 years. James loved to fish, spend time with family and loved life. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him.

He is survived by his wife, Michelle Wells, parents, Walter Wells and Barbara Caraway, stepfather, John Caraway, son, James (Jaybo) Wells, brothers, Jerry Wells and wife Vicki of Odessa, Steven Wells of Ranger and Michael Wells of Ranger and a whole host of friends.