I have found a news paper clipping on my grandfathers death.He was born in clinton couny arkansas.He was born on febuary 12 1902.He was the son of james s.and martha smith wessell.survivors inclde his wife Mrs.Veca Mabel Camp Wessell. they were married on April 28 1923.There were five sons,Author Clarence Wessell jr. of Coffeen,ill.James Samuel Wessell of Greentown,spec.5 frederick wessell,and spec4. phillip gorden wessell both were serving in germany. Donald lee wessell of frankfort,ill.Seven daughters mrs alberta jaggers,Mrs james burton,mrs robert brown,mrs ronald pitzer,mrs richard castle and mrs terry dobson, all of frankfort,illinois.Miss sandra wessell of the home.He had one sister mrs lena baughman of frankfort,illinois.at the time he had 37 grandchildern and 3 great.a daughter veca lorene wessell died in 1934.Larry eugene wessell died in 1966. This is all the information I could find .If you could help me in any way I would be so greatful.Iknow frederick wessell is in texas now.