Sean Nelson Rogers Wells



Swansboro- Sean Nelson Rogers Wells, 48, died Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville following a brief Illness.

He is survived by his parents, Wanda and David Wells of Swansboro; his father, John Rogers of New Mexico; his grandmother, (Ammy), Jewel Hatlestad of Jacksonville; his sister, Dr. Shannon White and her husband Dr. martinof Mooresville; his step-brother, Adam(Liane); his step-sister, Kim; half-brothers, Nicholas and Daniel Rogers; uncle, Brent Hatlestad (Debby) of Swansboro, as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Virgil Hatlestad; uncle, Brian Hatlestad; and beloved english bulldogs, Virgil, Napoleon, and Homer.

He was a graduate of Jacksonville High School, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Mrshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary School in Williamsburg, VA.

Sean was a practicing partner of international law for 10 years at the prestigious law firm of Feldman, Gale and Weber in Miami, FL before being called back to the North Carolina coast. He had a love for travel, love of word, and insatiable love for learning.

A small, private, graveside service is planned for Friday, February, 17, 2017 at 3:00PM at Seaside Memorial Park in Swansboro NC.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, 5526 West 13400 South, #510, Salt Lake City, UT 84096, USA or 888-936-6731 in memory of Sean.