Funeral services for Mrs. Iris Smith Hogg Wheeler, 86, of
Granville, TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday, March 9, 2018,
at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5 P.M. - 8
P.M., and Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Bethesda
Health Care Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born September 24, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late D.R. "Daniel" Smith and Ona Maxwell Smith. On July 18,
2010, she was married to Louis M. Wheeler, who survives. She
was a homemaker and UCHRA coordinator, as well as a
substitute teacher. She was a member of the Flynns Creek
Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her
First Husband: Tom Hogg, whom she married on December 3,
1949; 2 Sons: Steve and Danny Hogg; 2 Brothers: Odus Smith
and Oral Smith; 1 Sister: Ina Smith; 1 Son-in-Law: Sherril
Stafford; and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Vicki Hogg.
Survivors include her Husband: Louis M. Wheeler of Granville,
TN; 1 Son: Tommy D. Hogg of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter:
Linda Hogg Stafford (Ricky) Hix of Livingston, TN; 3
Grandchildren: Cody Stafford, Candice Bilbrey, and Natalie
Roberts; 4 Great Grandchildren: Harley, Hayden, Adrianne, and
Titus; and 1 Brother: Aaron G. (Betty) Smith of Nashville, TN.
Bro. Mike Fox will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Arthritis Foundation by contacting the funeral home.
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