Mr. Carlton F. Wheeler, 86, of Jefferson, died Thursday, June 20, 2013.
Mr. Wheeler was born in Jackson County, a son of the late Jim and Tiny Whitlock Wheeler. He was a veteran of the United States Army and retired from Oxford of Commerce as a mechanic with many years of service. He was a member of Academy Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Merle Ola Smith Wheeler and a son, Larry Franklin Wheeler.
Survivors include: his grandson, Greg Wheeler, and a number of other relatives.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 26 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Rev. Eric Shelton officiating. Interment will follow at Jackson Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 26 from 10 – 11 a.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service.
Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in BarrowCountyNews from June 24 to July 23, 2013