Funeral services for Celiau Ann Fort Sells, age 73, have been set for Monday, October 8, 2018 at 2:00PM at Tapp Funeral Home Chapel with Tonya Keathley officiating. Interment will follow in Seymore Cemetery with Kelly Yoakum, Kevin Hall, Joshua Hall, Bryan Sells, Bobby Jenkins, Larry Jenkins and Jay Sells serving as pallbearers. A visitation will be held Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Tapp Funeral Home.
Celiau Ann Fort was born on September 4, 1945, in Kleburg, Texas, the daughter of Cecil Jesse Fort and Minnie Evelyn Moore Fort. She married Edward Dewayne Sells on July 27, 1961. He preceded her in death in 2004. Mrs. Sells worked at Kemp Care Center as a nurse’s aide in the 70’s and 80’s. Mrs. Sells died Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the Little Sisters of the Poor Nursing Home in Denver, CO.
Survivors include: daughters: Marilyn Darnell and husband, Chris of Colorado and Patti Blair and husband, Billy of Texas; son: Edward Sells and wife, Leonetta of Nevada; grandchildren: Matthew Sells, Joshua Sells, Samantha Klingler, Holly Blair, Carmel Blair, Charissa Shugg, Jarrod Darnell, Brandon Darnell, Thomas Darnell, Summerlyn Darnell, Arron Newman, Julia and Cheyenne Sells; great grandchildren: Isaac and Daisy Darnell, Gracelyn, Shia and Kenny Shugg, Maggie Klingler, Reagan Newman and Logan Sells.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Minnie Fort; husband: Edward Sells; daughter: Clarisse Sells; sisters: Hazel Hall, Judy Yoakum and Sandra Fort; brother: William (Buddy) H. Fort.