Obituary: Eugene Wiser

Friday, July 31, 2009

Eugene Wiser, 93, of Lewisburg, died Monday, July 27, 2009, at his residence.

Mr. Wiser was a native of Giles County. He was a mechanic and farmer, and a member of the Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Boston "Boss" Wiser and Martha Elizabeth Townsend Wiser; wife, Ophelia Wales Wiser; sister, Alice Brown; five brothers, Francis, Charles, Claiborn, Clyde and Marcus Wiser; and three grandsons.

He is survived by three daughters, Anna Gene (Harold) Bradford of Lewisburg, Myra June (Ray) Smith of Red Oak, and Linda Joyce (Doug) Looney of the Spring Place Community; two sons, Thomas Edward "Tom" (Reba) Wiser of Fayetteville and Roy Lee (Cathey) Wiser of Lewisburg; sister, Hazel Mai (Herman) Thompson of Lewisburg; 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, July 30, from the chapel of London Funeral Home with Kirk Brothers officiating, followed by burial in Old Orchard Cemetery.

The pallbearers were Tip Wiser, Glenn Looney, Josh Wiser, Billy Joe White, Johnny Kitchum, Cory Wiser, and Houston Looney.

Memorial donations may be made to Willowbrook Hospice, 381 Riverside Drive, Suite 440, Franklin, TN 37064.