MAYSVILLE - Wilda “Bill” Wheeler Martin, 89, passed away on Tuesday, November 26, 2013.
Mrs. Martin was born in Maysville, the daughter of the late Daniel Joseph Wheeler Sr., and Ina Doss Wheeler. She was a homemaker, a member of the Oconee Baptist Church, and was a graduate the Martin Institute in Jefferson. Mrs. Martin was preceded in death by sisters, Nell W. Brown, Edna W. Mathis, Ora Emma Wheeler, Alda W. Harbin, and Sara W. Daniel; and a brother, Daniel Joseph Wheeler Jr.
Survivors include her husband, Wilburn Lee Martin; daughter and son-in-law, Jean M. and Charles Wheeler; grandson, Andrew (Mandy) Wheeler, all of Maysville; great-grandchild, McKenzie Lynn Wheeler; aunt, Helen Doss Howard, Austell; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 29, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Gene Carlan officiating. The burial will follow in the Oconee Baptist Church Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the Oconee Baptist Church, 4554 Highway 82 North, Commerce, GA 30529.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com