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Nancy Wheeler

April 21, 1928 - March 28, 2012

Mrs. Wheeler was born on April 21, 1928, in Hertford County, a daughter of the late Jesse and Mary Brinkley Dilday.† She was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church where she served as Sunday school teacher, and was involved in various church organizations, including United Methodist Women.† Along with her late husband, Jesse S. Wheeler, Nancy was owner and operator of an agribusiness, Jesse Wheeler, Inc.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Patricia W. Boone and husband, Paul of Jackson, NC; her son, Billy Wheeler and his wife, Wendy of Lasker, NC; a sister, Mable Umphlette; and a brother, Howard Dilday, both of Murfreesboro, NC.† Also surviving are her grandchildren, Justin Boone, Laura Boone, Jessica Wheeler, Melissa Wheeler and Blake Wheeler and wife, Amanda.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, March 29, 2012

Time: 7:00 am - 8:30 am


the Chapel of Sykes Funeral Service in Rich Square, North Carolina

116 Short Street
Rich Square, NC 27869

Other times, the family will receive friends at Mrs. Wheeler’s home.

Service Information

Date: Friday, March 30, 2012

Time: 11:00 am


Lasker Cemetery in Lasker, North Carolina

Well Street
Lasker, NC 27845

The Rev. Barry Stallings will be officiating the service.

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