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Katie Wheeler Broce
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Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 30, 2008
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

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.

Survivors include:

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. 
Family links: 
  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)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: ES
Record added: Sep 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117167347
Katie <i>Wheeler</i> Broce
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- ES
 Added: Sep. 16, 2013

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