Funeral  services   for   Mr. Bobby Gene Wheeler,  66,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, June
14, 2009,   at   Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro,  TN.  Burial  will  follow in the Lynn Cemetery in the
Burristown community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday   from   2  P.M. – 9
P.M.,  Saturday from 12 Noon until 9 P.M.,  and  Sunday  from
10 A.M. until time of services.

Mr. Wheeler passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2009, at
the Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
He  was  born  February  9, 1943,  in  Detroit,  MI, to the late
Eddie and Doris Estelle Brown Wheeler.   On  October   23,
1965,   he   was   married   to   
Barbara Marie Wheeler,   who
survives.

He worked in construction, and was of the Baptist faith.

In  addition  to  his  parents,  he  was preceded in death by
1
Brother:
Lewis Edward Wheeler.

Survivors   include   his   
Wife:   Barbara  Marie  Wheeler  of
Gainesboro,  TN;     
1   Son:   Bobby  Eugene  (Jennifer  Dawn)
Wheeler of Gainesboro, TN;  
2  Daughters:   Angelia Sue Buck
and fiancé,    Scotty Tucker   of   Cookeville, TN,   and   Priscilla
Wheeler (Travis) Appleby of Burksville, KY;  
7  Grandchildren:
Dustin  Daniel  Buck,   Austin  Eugene  Wheeler,    Lacy  Leann
Wheeler,   Misty Appleby Murphy,   Cody Alan Appleby,  Marian
Faith   Appleby,    and    Kaylee   Paige   Appleby;     
1    Great-
Grandchild:
Milas Chase Murphy;   1  Brother: Carl (Georgia)
Wheeler of Cookeville, TN;
1 Sister: Anna Hester (Bill) Harrison
of Cookeville, TN;     
 1      Sister-in-Law: Mary Ann Wheeler of
Gainesboro, TN; and
Good Friends: Kimmeth and Faye Nelson.

Bro. Jeff Short will officiate at the services.

Grandsons and nephews will serve as pallbearers.
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