Wheeler Cemetery




I stopped by the Wheeler Cemetery located on Rea's Bridge Road, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois and read the stones in the cemetery.





SURNAME GIVEN NAME BORN or AGE DIED ADD. INFO.
ANDREWS Donna M. (Rigg) Jan. 20, 1949 Oct. 10, 1989 . AK3 US Navy - Vietnam
ANDREWS Gertie 1890 1916 . .
ANDREWS H. Elmer 1873 1937 . .
ANDREWS Jacob 1831 1910 "Father" Military Marker - Co. D. 10 ILL Cav.;
Obit
ANDREWS James 1884 1961 . .
ANDREWS Nancy 1851 1938 "Mother" .
BEAMAN Isaac 1880 1881 s/o S.A. & N.L. .
BEAMAN Josephine 1879 1879 d/o S.A. & N.L. .
BEAMAN Leora May 1886 1889 d/o S.A. & N.L. .
BEAMAN Nancy L. 1847 1926 w/o Samuel A. .
BEAMAN Samuel A. 1825 1900 h/o Nancy L. .
BLAIR Viola E. 1904 1979 . .
BOYD Amanda J. 1856 1939 . .
BOYD Caleb J. 1856 1941 . I Have Fought A Good Fight - I have Won the Faith
BOZARTH Grace 1885 1952 . .
BOZARTH Harvey 1876 1954 . .
BROWN BEULAH M. May 14, 1928 Aug 25, 1991 . .
BROWN Kenneth F. April 17, 1920 Sept 13, 1991 Married Nov. 30, 1946 .
BUXTON Jerry D. Dec. 6, 1896 Oct. 28, 1986 . .
ELDER Harold E. 1903 1964 . .
FOWLER Ada L. 1880 1941 w/o Richard E. .
FOWLER Richard E. 1882 1928 h/o Ada L. .
FUNK Amanda @49y-7m-8d July 28, 1900 w/o M.C. FUNK .
FUNK Martin C. Dec. 4, 1845 Jan. 31, 1922 Father Obit
GLODEN Margaret . Aug. 18, 1914 w/o Michael .
GLODEN Corpl. Michael @85y - Co. 1 Aug. 28, 1911 h/o Margaret Co. 1 - 116 ILL INF.
GOTTLIEB Charlotte Laverne 1899 1989 . .
GOTTLIEB Henry Edward 1898 1971 . .
GRABILL Clara . 1929 . .
GREGG Glenn A. June 27, 1920 May 11, 1994 . .
GUERNSEY Mae (Elder) 1902 1989 . .
GUERNSEY William P. 1898 1941 . .
HAWKINS Ethelyn Fae 1894 1957 Mother .
HENON Alonzo C. 1898 1954 . .
HENON Randy Dean . Dec. 20, 1954 Infant son of Jack and Violet "Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep"
HINES Janet L. (Andrews) Oct. 9, 1943 Jan. 10, 1995 "In Loving Memory" .
HISER Ezra E. 1903 1914 . .
HISER George 1858 1942 h/o Mary E. .
HISER Ira P. 1907 1910 . Obit
HISER John C. 1889 1925 . .
HISER Mary E. 1869 1960 w/o George .
JONES Baby 1959 1959 . .
JONES Eileen A. Oct. 24, 1926 March 13, 1984 "Mother" .
KEMP Baughm, Earl & Curtis . . Three small stones, no dates .
KEMP Cecil Raymond Jan. 3, 1906 Dec. 8, 1973 Grandson of Phillip & Mary LEIGHTON; Grandson of George & Ella PENDELBURG; Great Grandson of Murphy KEMP .
KEMP Cornelia March 19, 1854 May 3, 1936 His Wife (John) .
KEMP John L. Oct. 13, 1848 May 17, 1917 . .
LAVER Anna Irene Apr. 17, 1895 Jan. 1, 1978 . .
LAVER Charles 1864 1947 . .
LAVER Edgar July 25, 1897 Nov. 9, 1970 . .
LAVER Everette 1907 1949 . .
LAVER Russell E. Dec. 26, 1899 Feb. 10, 1977 . PVT US Army
LAVER Ruth N. 1937 1983 KISER-CRISS .
LEON Ronald 1925 1928 . .
LEWIS Charles Christopher 30 Oct 1964 28 Oct 1997 . .
LINDSEY George M. 1863 1939 . .
LINDSEY Laura J. 1862 1935 . .
LINDSEY William 1896 19--(unreadable) . .
McNEE John 1904 1941 . .
McNEE John F. Unreadable . . .
MICKLES Albert Jacob July 5, 1914 July 5, 1945 Michigan IL - PVT Engineers
MILLER Dolly I. 1908 1973 "Mother" .
MILLER Eugene F. Oct. 27, 1927 March 11, 1987 "Son-Father" .
MILLER Ralph F. 1904 1945 "Father" .
MOREY John W., Jr. "Butch" Oct. 24, 1946 Jan. 17, 1993 "Son, "POPPA", Brother" .
NELSON Anna M. April 13, 1886 Nov. 31, 1932 . .
NELSON Cathern A. 1847 1935 w/o J.W. "His Wife"
NELSON Earl A. Sept. 23, 1907 April 12, 1948 . .
NELSON Homer Ellis Nov. 20, 1905 Sept. 26, 1956 . Louisiana - T SGT 806 FOOD SVC SQAF - WW II
NELSON J.W. 1844 1923 h/o Cathern A. .
NELSON William C., Jr. 1916 1924 . .
NELSON William O., Sr. Sept. 20, 1880 March 22, 1960 . .
NETTERVILLE Emma 1881 1959 . .
NETTERVILLE James 1866 1956 . .
OLIVER Junior R. Nov. 15, 1921 Aug. 7, 1993 . .
PUGSLEY Charles H. 1889 1969 . .
PUGSLEY Edith 1902 1954 . .
PETERSON Troy R. April 25, 1967 July 14, 1988 Son - Photo on stone "Behold I Have Engraved Thee on The Palms Of My Hands. Isiah 49:16"
RAMSEY Charles F. 1878 1971 h/o Mary M. .
RAMSEY Mary M. 1881 1970 w/o Charles F. .
SITES Bessie 1885 1972 Wife .
SITES John W. 1871 1949 Husband .
SMITH Bessie Ellen 1896 1967 "Mother" .
SMITH Doris @10m 1918 . .
SMITH Doyle E. Oct 21, 1921 July 30, 1988 . CPL US Army - Korea
SMITH James Benjamin . June 11, 1941 Michigan Corp 1 Mech Regt - Air Service
SMITH John A. Logan 1890 1981 "Father" .
SMITH Raymond E. March 18, 1929 May 3, 1933 . .
STUART Dorothy P. . June 17, 1921 On same stone as Mildred L. .
STUART Isabella (Funk) @29y-9m June 24, 1901 w/o William S. STUART .
STUART Mildred L. . April 4, 1920 On same stone as Dorothy P. .
STUART Pearl Feb. 28, 1895 May 11, 1979 . .
STUART W.S. @74y March 15, 1940 h/o Isabella .
TUCKER John 1897 1959 . .
VINSON Lorenzey Aug. 31, 1922 Dec. 29, 1986 . PVT US Army - WW II
WAGGONER Abraham J. @3m-12d April 19, 1872 s/o A.J. & M.A. WAGGONER .
WAGGONER Margarey @35y-3m-18d June 12, 1872 w/o A.J. WAGGONER .
WARD Caroline Z. Nov. 17, 1896 Nov. 25, 1989 w/o Luther E. .
WARD Cenie B. 1876 1941 "Mother" .
WARD Harold H. 1914 1943 . .
WARD Infant Son . 1901 s/o W.J. Ward .
WARD Luther E. April 3, 1896 Dec. 22, 1971 h/o Caroline Z. .
WARD Stephen N. Oct. 23, 1954 Aug. 12, 1995 . .
WARD William J. 1868 1926 "Father" .
WARD Stephen N. Oct. 23, 1954 Aug. 12, 1995 . .
WARREN Everett R. July 14, 1914 Feb. 20, 1979 . .
WARREN Theda G. Aug 4, 1924 Dec 16, 1978 . .
WEATHERFORD Charles 1866 1942 h/o Maggie .
WEATHERFORD J. Teddy June 8, 1906 March 24, 1964 . "In Loving Memory"
WEATHERFORD Maggie 1865 1937 w/o Charles .
WEATHERFORD Orville M. May 22, 1893 Jan. 16, 1962 . Illinois - PVT. BTRY A 36 ARTY CAC - WW 1
WEIKEL William . 1928 . Per Obit
WHEELER Cecil H. 1918 1940 . .
WHEELER Elizabeth @53y-?? 9(illegible) Jan. 21, 1879 w/o Garland (d. 1863) .
WHEELER Charles G. 1861 1929 . .
WHEELER David L. April 28, 1868 Nov. 9, 1956 h/o Ida M. .
WHEELER Garland @71y-5m-16d Dec. 28, 1863 h/o Elizabeth .
WHEELER Garland L. @35y-9m-4d March 17, 1870 . .
WHEELER Glenn 1915 1937 . .
WHEELER Ida M. Jan 21, 1873 Dec 8, 1941 w/o David L. .
WHEELER Lewright W. 1838 1914 h/o Margaret "I Am The Resurrection And The Life"
WHEELER Maranda A. @11y-3m Oct. 10, 1862 d/o W.R. & M. WHEELER. .
WHEELER Margaret @55y-10m-4d March 19, 1886 w/o W.R. WHEELER .
WHEELER Margaret 1851 1930 "His Wife" (Lewright's) "I Am The Resurrection And The Life"
WHEELER Maria @53y-6m-29d May 23, 1889 w/o G.L. WHEELER .
WHEELER Mary A. @28y Jan. 16, 1877 w/o L. W. WHEELER .
WHEELER Matilda A. @1y-9m-29d Aug. 29, 1859 d/o W.R. & M. WHEELER. .
WHEELER Oliver C. @1y Dec. 1, 1872 s/o L.W. & M.A. WHEELER .
WHEELER R.B. @11y May 8, 1898 s/o James WHEELER Per Obit
WHEELER Samuel M. @4 Years Oct. 15, 1868 s/o L. W. & S.J. WHEELER .
WHEELER Sarah M. @53y-6m-29d Sept. 1860 d/o G.L. & M WHEELER .
WHEELER Sarah J. @30y Sept. 7, 1866 w/o L. W. WHEELER .
WHEELER Thomas E. @2 Months Nov. 1, 1866 s/o L. W. & S.J. WHEELER .
WHEELER V. Fay 1894 1986 w/o Rev. Vyron Wheeler .
WHEELER Rev. Vyron 1892 1935 h/o V. Fay .
WHEELER William A. @13 Years June 17, 1875 s/o L. W. & S.J. WHEELER .
WHEELER William R. @76y-1m-12d Oct. 29, 1900 h/o Margaret .
GREGG Glenn A. June 27, 1920 May 11, 1994 . .




These were all the stones I could read. There were approximately 15 to 20 stones I was unable to read. In several of the above stones I used flour to highlight the faint engraving. Hope this is of help to some one.

Read, Typed and submitted by: Sandra Wagner



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