Cleophas Anthony Wells was born on January 3, 1960, in Kansas City Kansas, to Willie Wells and Naomi Lee.
He was the youngest of nine children. One sister, Anita Moore preceded him in death, as did his mother and father.
He attended public schools in Kansas City, Kansas.
He left Kansas City, Kansas and moved to California, where he lived for two years before moving to Phoenix, Arizona.
He resided in Arizona until his passing July 30, 2023.
He leaves to mourn his passing: one son, Anthony Wells, Arizona, three brothers, John McInnis, Kansas City, Missouri, Luther McInnis III (Mary), Glendale, Arizona, and Jonathan Wells, Kansas City, Kansas., four sisters, Eleanor Wiley, Detroit, Michigan, Lorraine McInnis, Harker Heights, Texas, Ella Yarber (Jerry), Kansas City, Missouri, Harriet McInnis, Kansas City, Kansas, and a host of nephews, nieces, relatives. and friends.