|Death: ||Apr. 30, 2008|
Katie Wheeler Broce, age 74, of Bristol, Tn. passed away peacefully at Bristol Wellmont Hospital on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 surrounded by her loving family.
Katie was long time owner/operator of Katie's Custom Draperies; her many beautiful creations still grace many prominent homes and businesses.
Katie was a beloved generous wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friends. She was loved and respected and was an inspiration to all who knew her. Katie, a lifelong Christian, was a member of Friendship Chapel Baptist Church, previous Sunday School Teacher for Paperville Methodist Church and also a member of the Women's Society Of Christian Service.
She was preceded in death by her father, Vernon Grant Wheeler; mother, Myrtle Stout Wheeler and infant brother, McKinley Wheeler.
Husband of 55 years: Jimmy R. Broce
Children: Donna Beverly and husband Rodney
James "JimBo" Broce
Pamela Harris and husband Major Trent Harris
Grandchildren: Michele Meade, Jamie Meade, Britt Harris and wife Abbie, Maranda Harris Dean and husband Jeff and Jimmy Ray Broce
Great-Grandchildren: Hunter, Koby and Kaleb Dean and Peyton Meade
Aunt: Carrie Stout Arnold
Uncle: J.D. Phillips
Brothers: Mack and Larry Wheeler
Sisters: Vearl Bowery and Deborah Aldridge
Numerous nieces and nephews
A funeral service will be held 7pm Thursday, May 1, 2008 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Noah Stout officiating. The burial will be held 1:00 PM Friday, May 2, 2008 in the National Cemetery in Mt. Home, Tenn..
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 5 to 6:45pm at the funeral home.
Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home.
Vernon G Wheeler (1911 - 1982)
Myrtle S Wheeler (1912 - 1995)
Katie Wheeler Broce (____ - 2008)
Vearl Ann Wheeler Bowery (1936 - 2016)*
Mack D. Wheeler (1938 - 2012)*
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Created by: ES
Record added: Sep 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117167347
Added: Sep. 16, 2013