September 15, 1994 ~ May 4, 2020

Born in: Greenville, South Carolina
Resided in: Lawrenceville, Georgia

Kevin Anthony Wells, age 25, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away in Atlanta, GA on Monday, May 4, 2020. He was born in Greenville, SC on September 15, 1994.

Kevin was preceded in death by grandparents Harold Bennett Arnold and Annette Freeman Arnold of Birmingham, AL; and Edsel Wells of Birmingham, AL. He is survived by his mother, Paula Denise Arnold Wells of Lawrenceville, GA; father, Larry Eugene Wells of Birmingham, AL; sister, Rhonda Renee Wells of Middlebury, VT; brother, Adam Michael Wells of Atlanta, GA; grandmother, Rose Ella Morein (Edsel) Wells of Birmingham, AL; and his little dog, Emma.

Kevin is survived by aunts and uncles DeVon Arnold Purvis (Robert) McDaniel of Hueytown, AL; Michael Dale Arnold of Gulf Shores, AL; Edsel Joseph Wells (Susan) of Mountain Brook, AL; John Reuel Wells (Denise) of Powder Springs, GA; Mary Claire Wells (Andrew) Griffith of Birmingham, AL. He is also survived by first cousins Brian Lee Purvis of Clay, AL; Jeremy Wayne Purvis (Brittany) of Margaret, AL; Matthew Keith Purvis (Julia) of Lexington, SC; Edsel Joseph Wells, Jr. of Mountain Brook, AL; Emily Grace Wells of Homewood, AL; Samuel John Wells of Powder Springs, GA; Jade Cara Shuck of Los Angeles, CA; Andrew Clyde Griffith of Birmingham, AL; Edward Wells Griffith (Jessica) of Mountain Brook, AL; Byron Sloan Griffith, III (Courtney) of Marietta, GA; and Claire Griffith Collins (Matthew) of Brookhaven, GA.

Kevin graduated from Peachtree Ridge High School (2012) and attended classes at Georgia Gwinnett College. He was an ardent fan of Auburn University football and enjoyed watching a wide variety of sports. He loved spending time with family and friends, traveling, multiplayer X Box games, and attending Auburn football games with his father and brother. He made many friends during his short life and was loved by many.

Funeral services at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046, 770-277-4550 on Saturday, May 9, 2020 will be limited to immediate family only. A public memorial for Kevin will be scheduled for a later date.

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  1. Denise and family,
    Please accept my deepest condolences for the lose of your beautiful son Kevin. Sending love, prayers, and light your way during this difficult time.

    Love,
    Natalie Osborn (Landon)

  2. Larry and family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May our “Almighty Father” bless and hold you and your loved ones in his arms and give you strength!

  3. CandleImageRest In Peace Kevin you were a beautiful soul to know and you will continue to be a beautiful angel❤️

  4. Larry, dear … Lee and I can not imagine the grief you must have at this time. Not knowing your beautiful son, I can relate in that I have two children who are about his age that have health concerns as well. We will lift you and your family up to Him for comfort during this most painful time. Know Kevin is with Him … and you will see him and Him again. With love, Lee and Yvonne Maddox Roderick

  5. CandleImageMy deepest condolences. Kevin I love and miss you buddy. Fly high sweet angel❤️ Best friends till the end.

  6. CandleImageRIP..Kevin.you were the life of the party.You definitely made me smile everytime you were around.💚

  7. CandleImageThere are just no words to express my sorrow for all of you at this time. I’m so glad that Kevin was a part of my families life. We will all truly miss him and his great big wonderful smile!
    Love to you all!

  8. Dear Larry,
    John and I send sincere sympathy on the passing of your beautiful son, Kevin. May God grant him eternal life and may He embrace you with courage, strength and peace. Youudare in my thoughts and prayers.
    Kay Gaudin Sullivan

  9. CandleImageDenise and Larry,
    Our condolences and prayers go out to you and your family.
    We will miss you Kevin! RIP
    Fred and Gerry

  10. Larry, so sorry for your loss..hope someday we all will be reunited with family and friends..take care

  11. CandleImageLarry, With deepest sympathy for you and your family, “Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal”. Stay strong brother and know that Kevin’s memory will forever be with you.

  12. Larry & Denise,

    I can’t even imagine the grief you both feel at loss of your very young handsome son. I pray to the Divine Mother to give you the strength and wisdom to go thru this difficult time in your lives. No words can ease your pain but only time will. Have faith and She will help you out.

  13. CandleImageFrom Andrew Kevin I didn’t know u for long but your spirit is so uplifting that I grew a bond with u so quick. This hurts so much I’m gonna miss u Kevin I love ya bro fly high I’m gonna always miss u.!

  14. CandleImageKevin became one of my best friends while I was in Alabama for a short 3 months on a work internship… truly amazing guy.
    Much love ❤️

  15. CandleImageHappy Thanksgiving son! Your usual presence eating turkey will be greatly missed today. You are probably having Chipotle up there in Heaven.

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