Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Anne Goolsby Wheeler,
65, of Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on
Saturday, June 26, 2010, 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 3 P.M. – 9
P.M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, June 24, 2010, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born November 16, 1944, in Knoxville, TN, to the
late James Herman Goolsby and Ruby Jewel Goolsby. On
January 21, 1961, she was married to the late Edward
Wheeler, who passed away May 14, 2000. She was a factory
worker, and a member of the Gainesboro First Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Sister: Linda Sue Goolsby.
Survivors include 1 Son: Lewis (Jennifer) Wheeler of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter: Jeanette (Charles) Smith of
Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Lewis Tracey Smith and
fiancée, Jessica Bronson, Savana Jeanette Wheeler, and Lillian
Conner Wheeler; 3 Brothers: James (Betty) Goolsby and Carl
Steven (Dana) Goolsby, all of Athens, AL; and Edward Goolsby
of Wisconsin; and 2 Sisters: Betty (Edward) Smith of Athens,
AL, and Darlene Land & Brett Chambers of Nashville, TN.
Several uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Wheeler family by
contacting the funeral home.
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