Lee Dock Wheeler

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Lee Dock "L.D." Wheeler, 86, of Sonora, departed this life on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville with his family by his side.
L.D. was the owner operator of Wheeler Sunoco and a farmer. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved the outdoors and working with his hands. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Lee Dock was born December 28, 1931 in Louisville to the late Curn and Ethel Cora Hawkins Wheeler. L. D. was saved at the age of 18 at Mt. Zion Separate Baptist Church in Magnolia.
L.D. was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Gary Wade Wheeler; a great-granddaughter, Jocelyn Jackson; a brother, June Wheeler and a sister, Lavonna "Cricket" Bowen.
L.D. is survived by his wife of 68 years, Delores Gibson Wheeler; a son, Charles (Alice) Wheeler; two daughters, Debbie (Carlos) Tucker and Julie Houk; eight grandchildren, Missy (Jerry) Parrett, Matthew (Mindy) Tucker, Patrick (Michelle) Wheeler, Tera Thompson, Justin (Ashley) Jackson, Blake Wheeler, Holly (Jimmy) Shaw, and Taylor Houk and (Tommy); 14 great-grandchildren, Chase, Tanner, Weston, Mattie, Oakley, Bradley, Paxton, Abby, Anna, James, Keira, Kylie, Ashlyn, and Auston and two great-great-grandchildren, Easton, and Ryan. He was also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services for Lee Dock Wheeler will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday October 31, 2018 at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel with the Reverend William Curle, and Brother Matt Tucker officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery in Magnolia
Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 30 from 4 to 8 p.m. and will continue Wednesday after 9 am at the funeral home
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William R. Rust Funeral Home-Hodgenville Chapel
612 North Lincoln Boulevard
Hodgenville, KY 42748
(270) 358-3552
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Published in The Larue County Herald News on Oct. 31, 2018