Services for Charles Murphy Wells were Saturday, March 4, 2017, at noon from Providence Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Johnny Barnes officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Beck Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Wells, 64, died on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at his home.

He is survived by his wife, Margie Wells of Philadelphia, MS, two sons, Andantino Wells and Joshua Wells both of Philadelphia; three brothers and one sister.

His nephews served as pallbearers.