Mount Vernon News
  • Thomas W. Wells

  • June 11, 2010

MOUNT VERNON — Thomas William Wells, 47, of Pittsburgh Avenue, Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at his home.

He was born April 8, 1963, in Mount Vernon to the late Luther and Carole (Robinson) Wells. Thomas was employed as a truck driver for the Hillendale Farms.

He is survived by his wife, Debra (Lybarger) Wells; a daughter, Amanda (Alvin) Burton of Mount Vernon; three sons, Allen (Maria) Atherton of Mount Vernon, William (Michelle) Atherton of Mount Vernon and Thomas Wells Jr. of Mount Vernon; 10 grandchildren; three sisters, Candy (Daniel) Wells-Tookmanian of Orlando, Fla., Ginger (Tom) Caito of Lancaster and Karla Hubbard of Bladensburg; and a special niece, Angel Ulis.

Besides his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his brother, Timothy Wells.

A memorial service will be held Monday beginning at 11 a.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home with the Rev. Aaron Boggs officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. To leave the family a condolence online visit

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Thomas William Wells.



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