Funeral services for Mr. James M. Wheeler, Jr., 72, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday, March 25,
2018, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Wheeler Cemetery in
the Dry Fork community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 10 A.M. until time
He passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at his residence.
He was born August 27, 1945, in Cookeville, TN, to the late
James Madison Wheeler, Sr. and Aline Scarlett Wheeler. He
was a disabled employee of Textron Aerostructures in
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Grandson: Shannon Carter; and 1 Brother: David Wheeler.
He is survived by 1 Son: Jason Wheeler of Gainesboro, TN;
2 Daughters: Alecia Wheeler and Tammy Wheeler, both of
Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandsons: Jesse Wheeler of Whitleyville,
TN, Eli Wheeler of the Dodson Branch community, and Luca
Wheeler of Whitleyville, TN; 2 Granddaughters: Kecia (Eric)
Bartholomew of Gainesboro, TN, and Madison Wheeler of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Great Grandchildren: Lily Bartholomew and
Luke Bartholomew; and 1 Aunt: Bobbie Jean Dennis of
Pastor Steve Bode will officiate at the services.
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