Elizabeth Wells Hairston, 73, of Oak Grove, Kentucky and formerly of Bassett died Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at her home. She was born in Bassett, on June 25, 1939, the daughter of the late Jessie Wells and the late Irene Manns Wells.
In addition she was preceded in death by her husbands Raymond Wimbush, Cephus Largin and Rudolph Hairston; sisters Eveline Vaughn and Martha Vaughn. Elizabeth was a member of Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by three sons Timothy Largin of Oak Grove, Kentucky, Raymond L. Wimbush of Bassett, and Carlos Wimbush of Bassett; three daughters Medina Tolbert of Fieldale, Teresa Worthen of Oak Grove, Kentucky, and Lanita Martin of Concord N.C. Also surviving are 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Elizabeth is also survived by three sisters Jennie Wimbush of Bassett, Mildred France of Bassett, and Earnistine Hagwood of Fieldale; two brothers Shedrick Wells of Bassett, and Robert F. Wells of Martinsville.
The wake will be Sunday, May 5, from 1-2 p.m. at Bassett Funeral Service with funeral services to follow at 2:00 in the chapel of Bassett Funeral Service. Burial will follow at Rock Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the family of Elizabeth Wells Hairston and online condolences may be sent to www.bassettfuneralservice.com.