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Bill Wheeler

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William Bryant “Bill” Wheeler, 70, of Wilson, died, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020.

Funeral is 2 p.m. Friday at Wilson Memorial Service, followed by a time of visiting and sharing. Interment in Evergreen Memorial Park.

Bill served in the National Guard, worked at Foster Forbes and retired from the city of Wilson.

Surviving is his wife, Dianne Kirby Wheeler; sons, William Bryant Wheeler Jr. (Julia) of Charlotte and their children, Josh Warriner and Cody Batts, Jason Thomas Wheeler (Shana) of Wilson and their children Mackenzie and Payton Wheeler; mother, Lillian Suggs Wheeler Lamm of Wilson; brother, Ken Wheeler (Lisa) of Wilson; step-daughter, Amy Gaylord (Kevin) of Wilmington and their sons, Hunter and Nicholas Gaylord; and step-brother, Greg Lamm (Stephanie) of Durham.

He was preceded in death by his father, C.T. Wheeler; brother, Ray Wheeler; and step-father, Wayne Lamm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, 1108 Windemere Dive, Wilson, NC 27896.

Arrangements are by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Drive N., Wilson, www.wilsonmemorialservice.com.