Mike Wheeler
Friday
12
October

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, October 12, 2018
Jones Family Funeral Home - Decatur
902 Preskitt Rd.
Decatur, Texas, United States
940 626 8221
Saturday
13
October

Funeral Services

2:00 pm
Saturday, October 13, 2018
First Baptist Church of Cottondale
145 CR 3355
Paradise, Texas, United States
940-433-5539
Saturday
13
October

Cottondale Cemetery

3:00 pm
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Cottondale Cemetery
423 CR 3355
Paradise, Texas, United States
940-859-3691

Obituary of Mike Wheeler

Mike Wheeler, 55, of Paradise went to be with Jesus on Oct. 6, 2018. Funeral Service will be Saturday Oct. 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church in Cottondale with burial to follow at Cottondale Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday Oct. 12, 2018 from 6-8 pm at Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur.

Mike was born Sept. 6, 1963 in Oklahoma City, OK to George and Sharon Wheeler. He grew up in Mustang Oklahoma where he graduated high school. Mike spent many summers on Lake Texoma camping and fishing with family and friends. He married Nancy Blickensderfer on Nov. 21, 1981 in Oklahoma City, OK. Mike served in the Navy on the USS Eisenhower where he was in aircraft ordinance. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Cottondale where he served as a deacon. Mike was an AVID drag car builder and racer. He was a lifetime aircraft mechanic and spent most of his working years at American Airlines.

Mike is survived by his wife of 36 years, Nancy Wheeler of Paradise; son, Justin Wheeler and wife Meghan of Albuquerque, NM; daughter, Amanda Gentry and husband Dillon of Cottondale; parents, George and Sharon Wheeler of Kingston, OK; sisters, Lori Wheeler of Edmond, OK, Hallie Burt and husband Jim of Kingston, OK; many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Mike, who his grandchildren call Macker, were the light of his life and they are, Saraiah Gentry 9, Micah Gentry 7, Jaylin Wheeler 5, Kamryn Wheeler 3. He was a great man and will be greatly missed by everyone. 

 

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