AUGUSTA, Ga.- Entered into rest Saturday, April 28, 2001, at the residence. Mrs. Willie Mae Wheeler of 6th Avenue. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 4, 2001 at 3 p.m. at the Bethel A.M.E. Church with Rev. Larry Hudson officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. A native of Ridge Spring, S. C.; homemaker, member of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Survivors are her husband, Rufus Wheeler; one brother, Matthew Burke, Jr., Staten Island, N.Y.; two sisters, Lucille Felder and Sarah Person, Augusta nieces and nephews; aunt Viola Williams, Augusta. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle-May 3, 2001