WHEELER Barbara J., 70, widow of Jim Wheeler, Sr., died Saturday, March 1, 2014. Born in Lexington, she was a daughter of the late Ed and Leatha Brumagen. She was a retired caregiver, loved spending time with her grandchildren, and was an avid UK basketball fan. Survivors are three children, Jim Wheeler, Alicia Strong (Randy) and Cindi Lewis (Brian); five grandchildren, Katie, Jamie, Shelby, Emileigh and Avery; a brother, Beverly Brumagen; and three sisters, Edna Eads, Marilyn Traylor and Jimmie Ann Brumagen. She was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Brumagen, and a grandson, Christopher Mitchell. Graveside service will be 1pm Thursday at Lexington Cemetery. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Main St. is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Mar. 5, 2014
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