Raymond O’Shea Wells, 61, of Parker County, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in Mineral Wells, Texas. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at The Church at Azle, 1801 S. Stewart St. Raymond was born May 4, 1956, in Waynesboro, Miss., to James E. Sr and Mary Lee Wells. Since 1959, Raymond was raised by his foster parents, JT and Ola English, in Azle. Raymond served the citizens of Tarrant, Parker and Palo Pinto counties as a Master Firefighter and Fire Investigator, his countless volunteer hours since the age of 18 was his passion; his fire brothers and sisters were his family along with the Knights of Pythias. Rest easy brother, we’ll take it from here. We will never forget you and your service to our communities. Raymond is preceded in death by his parents and foster parents, brother, James Edward Wells Jr.; sisters, Mary Nell Strong and Connie Lee Wells. Survivors: Sister, Lou Karaisaridis of Ellisville, Miss.; nephews, David, Paul and George; and his large fire department family and friends.
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