Ethel Jane Wheeler, 76 of 1400 East Third, Sedalia, died Sunday evening, April 17, 1983, at Bothwell Hospital, Sedalia. She was born October 11, 1906, in Cooper County, daughter of Thomas Jefferson and Matilda Lindsey Spries. On March 31, 1927, in Sedalia, she married Corben H. Wheeler, who died in 1971.Mrs. Wheeler lived most of her life in Sedalia and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Ewing Funeral Home with the Rev. Dean Catlett officiating.Burial was in the Crown Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Mike Wheeler, Ronald Wheeler, Timothy Wheeler, Jeffery Wheeler, Daniel Coffey, and Joseph Logan.

Source: Cole Camp Courier, 21 April 1983, p. 4
Submitter: Denise Brauer Hoehns