Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

February 23, 2014

Martha Lee Wheeler

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

RICHLANDS, Va. — Martha Lee Wheeler, age 86, of Richlands, Virginia, passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014. Born January 27, 1928 in Washington County, Virginia she was the daughter of the late William Bradley and Carrie Dahl Rouse Wheeler.

Martha attended registered nursing school at Radford. She was employed by Clinch Valley Medical Center for 56 years. She was a charter member of Gethsemane Baptist Church.

She is survived by one sister, Joanne Smith and husband Harrell of Cocoa, Florida; one niece, Susan May and husband Buster of Iron Station, NC; one nephew, Benny Smith and wife Barbara of Florida; several great nieces and nephews; special cousin and caregiver, Angela Overbay of Cedar Bluff, VA.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Monday, February 24, 2014 at Gethsemane Baptist Church in Richlands, Virginia with the Rev. Jay W. Overbay, Dr. Peter Mulkey and the Rev. Marc Brooks officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Olivett Cemetery at Glade Springs, Virginia. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 P.M. Sunday at Singleton Funeral Service at Cedar Bluff, Virginia.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

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Singleton Funeral Service is serving the family of Martha Lee Wheeler.