Inez Ann Wheeler, 83, of Attica, Ind., passed away at 8:30 a.m. EST Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at her home.
She was born June 18, 1934, in Georgetown, Ill., the daughter of Elihu and Lois (Stark) Cope, both deceased.
She was united in marriage to Edwin Wheeler Jr. on February 14, 1953, until his passing on August 6, 2010.
She will be dearly missed by her seven children, Debbie Newlin, Cindy (Wendell) Bays, Ruth (David) Pollard, Mark (Sherry) Wheeler, William (Donna Inman) Wheeler, Brad (Paula) Wheeler and Darin (Abbie) Wheeler; her sister, Donna (Jerry) Cooper; her 39 grandchildren; her 89 great-grandchildren; her 18 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son, Edwin Michael Wheeler; four brothers; and two sisters.
Inez loved to make her house a home for her family. She also enjoyed playing Bingo and many card games. She loved spending time with her family, especially her many grandchildren.
A celebration of Inez's life will be at 2 p.m. CST Sunday, January 14, at Sunset's Houghton-Leasure Funeral Home, 200 E. West St., Georgetown, with Pastor James Blue officiating. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Saturday, January 13, at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest in Michaels Cemetery, Indianola.
Memorial donations may be given in her name to American Cancer Society. Please join her family in sharing memories through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on January 11, 2018