Obituary: Kenneth Wheeler Sr.

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Kenneth Wheeler Sr., 64, died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010, at his residence in Murfreesboro.

Mr. Wheeler was a native of Marshall County. He was retired from the railroad industry, having worked for the Louisville & Nashville RR, Seaboard Coast Line and CSX.

He was preceded in death by his parents, W. R. Wheeler and Juanita Mae Fishburn Wheeler.

He is survived by his sons, Andrew (Peggy) Robertson of Smyrna and Patrick Wheeler of Murfreesboro; daughter, Tracy Sivels of Murfreesboro; four grandsons; and two granddaughters.

Memorial services for Mr. Wheeler were held Tuesday, March 2, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Thomas Brown Sumners officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN or the Monroe Carell Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN.

You may view Mr. Wheeler's online registry at