GRANBURY — Zelma “Sis” Wheeler, 86, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2008, in Glen Rose.

Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 3, 2008, at Mt. Olivet Funeral Home. Burial followed in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Fort Worth.

Mrs. Wheeler was born March 26, 1922, in Grapevine, to Carlos Clayton Garrett and Mattie Esta Mills Garrett. She married Vernon Dolphous Wheeler on Oct. 28, 1944, in Tarrant County. She was a long-time Hood County resident.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon, in 1976, and a son, David “Butch” Wheeler, in 2008.

Survivors include son, Rickey Wheeler and wife, Marla, of Lipan; grandchildren, Kyle Wheeler and Kayla Wheeler; sisters, Betty Emmons of Euless, Helen Brown of McKinney; sister-in-law, Ann Garrett of Austin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Published May 8, 2008 – Glen Rose Reporter