Nov. 18, 2020
Carole Minor Wheeler, 75, of Gray, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18. A Memorial service was Sunday, Nov. 22 at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gray. The Reverend Randy Darnell officiated. The family greeted friends one hour prior to the service.
Carole is survived by her husband of 53 years, Bobby R. Wheeler Sr. of Gray; brother, Avery Burgess (Bunny) Minor Jr. of North Dakota; children, Bobby R. (Elizabeth) Wheeler Jr. of Moreland, Christy Wheeler (Dan) Iuliucci of Macon, and Cathy Wheeler (Kevin) Chapman of Gray; and grandchildren, India (Josh) Taylor, Dalton Chapman, Emily Wheeler, Sydney Iuliucci, Colin Chapman, Evan Iuliucci, Sarah Wheeler, Brayden Chapman, and Ethan Wheeler. She was preceded in death by her parents Avery Burgess Minor Sr. and Clara Rogers Minor. Carole was an educator for over 35 years. She attended the University of Georgia with a masters degree in Education. Throughout her career, she taught in both Bibb and Jones Counties. Carole was a member of the First Baptist Church of Gray, where she was on the Bereavement Outreach Committee. Carole enjoyed reading, participating in her grandchildren’s activities, and volunteered in all of her grandchildren’s classrooms.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to First Baptist Church of Gray, 134 W. Clinton St., Gray, GA 31032.
Please visit www.hartsmort.com to express condolences.
Hart’s Jones County Chapel, Hart’s Mortuary and Cremation Center, 307 Pecan Lane, Gray, GA 31032, had charge o the arrangements.