September 7, 2018
COLUMBUS — Helen Louise Wells Latham, 72, died Sept. 2, 2018. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Military Chapel United Methodist Church with Dr. Roscoe Shields Jr. officiating. Visitation will be from noon-6 p.m. Friday at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home Chapel. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Latham was born July 11, 1946, in Lowndes County, to the late William Olen Wells and Maggie Wells. She was a member of Salem Seventh Day Adventist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Lee Latham; and brothers, S. V. Wells, David Wells, Charles Wells, Willie Wells, Jessie Troupe and Larry Wells. She is survived by her children, Kevin Wells, Jason Latham and Jennifer Latham Lee; sisters, Ossie Markray, Catherine Neely, Linda Faye Poole and Betty Gregory; brother, Leroy Wells; and two grandchildren.