Funeral services for Mr. August Lawrance “Skip”
Wangler, 65, of Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M.
on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the Byers Cemetery in the Center Grove community of
Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 1 P.M. –
9 P.M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
Mr. Wangler passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2009, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born January 22, 1944, in Stark County, FL, to the
late Lawrance and Verneda Huffman Wangler. On
December 11, 1965, he was married to the late Johnnie Lois
He worked in the printing department at Tennessee
Technological University. He was a member of the Baxter
Church of Christ, and served in the U.S. Army during the
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 1 Brother-in-Law: Donald Miller.
Survivors include 1 Son: Steven Wangler of Gainesboro,
TN; 1 Daughter: June (John) Billingsley of San Antonio, TX; 3
Grandchildren: Matthew Allen, Lauren Danielle Wangler, and
Aaron Billingsley; 4 Brothers: Larry Wangler of IL, Patrick
Wangler of IL, Michael Boettcher of IL, and Bobby Wangler of
Jamestown, TN; 2 Sisters: Priscilla Miller of IL, and Linda
Bumberry of IN; 3 Sisters-in-Law: Donna Wangler, Leann
Boettcher, and Darlene Wangler; and 1 Brother-in-Law:
Bro. John Pippin will officiate at the services.
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