Violet Gaye Wells, 63, of Radford and formerly of Belspring deparated this life Monday morning, June 16, 2008 at UVA Hospital in Charlottesville. Born in Radford on April 15, 1945 she was a daughter of the late Paul Edward Long and Nellie Ruth Newton Long of Belspring. She was a member of Belspring Presbyterian Church. She leaves to cherish her memory her sons Robbie, Randy, and Benny Wells; her sister and brother-in-law Meleta and J W Gravely; her brother and sister-in-law Paul Jr. and Carol Long; six nieces, one nephew, three aunts and uncles; a special friend Carla Ritter; two special children Brayden Sumner and Joy Renee (Sissy) Morehead; a host of friends and church members. Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at Brown Cemetery at Belspring with Pastors Eddie Dalton and Mike Bond officiating. The Wells family is being served by The Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.