Virginia Mae Wells, 85, died Wednesday, December 26, 2012. She was born in Anderson County, Kentucky on March 30, 1927 to the late Clarence and Mary Belle Watts Ripy. Virginia was a retired employee from the State of Kentucky and a member of Ninevah Christian Church. She is survived by her son, Tony Stratton, Frankfort; two daughters, Susie Stratton, Frankfort, and Billie (Ronnie) Stratton, Frankfort; two sisters, Mabel Smith, Lawrenceburg, and Ruby (Wendol) Smith, Lawrenceburg; two grandsons, Artie Stratton and Shaun Stratton; granddaughter, Brittany McCall; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn June Johnson and Gladys Moreland; two brothers, Curtis and Bully Ripy; and one grandson, Matthew Nation.
Casketbearers are Ronnie McCall, Leslie Webb, Tim Shyrock, Bobby Ripy, David Roederer, and John Henry.
Funeral services will be Saturday, December 29, 2012, 10:00 a.m. at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Road. Rev. John Wesley Henry will officiate. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday, December 28, 2012, 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at www.clarklegacycenter.com.