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 Dorothy J <I>Johnson</I> Wheeler

Dorothy J Johnson Wheeler

Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA
Death 6 Mar 2012 (aged 84)
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Bolivar, Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 86370634 · View Source
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Mrs. Wheeler passed away around noon Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at NHC Health Care in Lawrenceburg.

The widow of James Franklin Wheeler, who died on January 11, 2000, she worked as an aid with Western Mental Health Institute in Bolivar. She was born May 20, 1927, in Lawrenceburg to Tom and Mae Belle Miller Johnson. She moved to Saulsbury and surrounding areas with her husband in 1946 and lived in Lawrenceburg since 2007. She worked for a time as a seamstress in Walnut, Miss. Her family stated that she 'always helped older people whom she dearly loved.' Mrs. Wheeler was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Linda Faye Commander of Waterford, Michigan; a sister, Willie Mae Sandrell and her husband Carl of Lawrenceburg; and several nieces, nephews and cousins whom she cared deeply for.

In addition to her husband, whom she married on March 25, 1946, and her parents, she was preceded in death by a stepson, James Franklin Wheeler, Jr; a brother, Clyde J. Boling; and a sister, Helen Jean Phillips.

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  • Added: 7 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86370634
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy J Johnson Wheeler (20 May 1927–6 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86370634, citing Bolivar Memorial Cemetery, Bolivar, Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Teddy (contributor 47376583) .