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Official Obituary of

John William Sells, Jr.

August 11, 1947 ~ February 26, 2024 (age 76) 76 Years Old

John Sells, Jr. Obituary

John W. Sells Jr., 76, of Orrum, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, in the Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital in Fayetteville, NC.

John was born on August 11, 1947, son of the late John W. Sells Sr and Doris Rushing Sells.

John loved watching NASCAR and racing, he sported #50 and enjoyed racing at the Fonda Speedway in New York and was employed by the NYS Thruway as a toll collector.

The surviving family includes his wife of 52 years, Joyce Sells of the home; a brother, Daniel B. Sells of NY, children, Rebecca Oldorff, William Balogh (Jeannie) of Chadbourn, Bradley Balogh of Orrum, Donna Sells of Orrum, Sherry Milligan of the Netherlands, Quesha Sells of North Carolina, Barbara Sells, Sasha Sells, Dayquan Sells, Melissa Sells, and Nate Sells all of New York; grandchildren Maegan Oldorff, Shane Oldorff, Ryan Oldorff, John Oldorff, Brady Milligan, McKenzie Milligan, Carrie Balogh, and Myla Sells; great-grandchild, Parker Mason.

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