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Elmer J Wheeler, Jr

Elmer J Wheeler, Jr

Male 1943 - 2020  (77 years)

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  • Name Elmer J Wheeler  [1, 2, 3
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 11 Apr 1943  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1945  Precinct 12, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 19 Oct 2020  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Elmer Wheeler, Jr., 77, resident of Lake City, FL, passed from this life Monday, October 19, 2020 after a brief illness. He was a life-long resident of Lake City, born on April 11, 1943 to the late Betty Register Lovelace and Elmer Wheeler, Sr..

      He started his career with manufactured housing in sales. He worked with the State of Florida as a business manager at the Veterans Domiciliary and the Columbia County Health Department where he retired. He served in the Florida National Guard for sixteen years and was a graduate of the Columbia High School class of 1961. He was a four year varsity running back for the Columbia High Tigers from 1958-1961. He was a member of the Columbia County Quarterback Club and a former member of the Elks Lodge. He also coached little league football, and baseball for many years.

      He is preceded in death by his half-brother, A.W. Wheeler.

      Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Judy Carr Wheeler; one daughter, Angie Wheeler Neeley (Charles); son, Scott Wheeler (Kim); grandchildren, Blaiyze Neeley (Jazan), Krishton Neeley (Kristyn), Cross Neeley & Hayden Wheeler all of Lake City; Two great-granddaughters, Lakelyn and Charley Neeley.

      A memorial service for Mr. Wheeler will be held on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. in the Gateway-Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel with Pastor Chris Musgrove officiating. For those wishing to attend the services, CDC guidelines regarding masks are encouraged to be followed. For those that are unable to attend the services, a live-stream of the memorial service can be found by going to the Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Crematory Facebook page.

      https://www.gatewayforestlawn.com/obituary/Elmer-WheelerJr
    Person ID I3453  tng Genealogy

    Father Elmer Wheeler, Sr,   b. 3 Apr 1910, Blounts Ferry, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1983, Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Betty Register,   b. 15 Jan 1923, Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 2004, Health Center of Lake City, Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 15 Jun 1940  Hamilton, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Divorced Jun 1961  Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F628  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Living
    Family ID F618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Apr 1943 - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Oct 2020 - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S293] U.S. Public Records Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009;).
      Ancestry.com. U.S. Public Records Index [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.

    2. [S351] Florida State Census, 1867-1945, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;).
      Census Year: 1945; Locality: Precinct 12; County: Columbia; Page: 11; Line: 43; Archive Series #: S1371, Roll 5
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FloridaStateCen1867&h=3346689&indiv=try
      [ View Florida Census Document]

    3. [S350] Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Volume: 2356; Certificate: 37577
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FLmarriageindex&h=2621924&indiv=try
      [ View marriage certificate]

    4. [S350] Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Volume: 553; Certificate: 13231
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FLmarriageindex&h=852913&indiv=try
      [ View marriage certificate]

    5. [S358] Florida Divorce Index, 1927-2001, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Certificate Number: 8536
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=fldivorce&h=579143&indiv=try
      [ View marriage certificate]