Mr. Lloyd J. Wheeler, 90, of Lake Park, died Oct. 10 at his residence following a brief illness.
He was born in Arcadia, Fla., July 23, 1929, to the late Lloyd C. Wheeler and Irene Bars Collins. Mr. Wheeler was a retired machinist with ITT metal products where he worked for over 30 years. He loved to hunt, fish, and farm and enjoyed being outside in God’s creation. Mr. Wheeler was a member of Abundant Life Church of God.
He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and John Ramay of Hazlehurst, Tammy and Danny Howell of Macon, and Candy and David Davis of Tallahassee, Fla.; grandchildren and their spouses, Andy and Shemane Ramay of Hazlehurst, LeeAnne and Brian Lightsey of Lake Park, Veston Ramay of Hazlehurst, Leah and Jon Mendez of Macon, Lauren Howell of Macon and Danny Howell Jr., of Macon, Sarah Davis of Tallahassee, and Missy Fox of Lake Park; great-grandchildren, Trey Ramay, Tanner Ramay, Eli Hall, Cohen Hall, Haylee Lightsey, Aubree Lightsey, Ayden Mendez, and Luke Defend; brother and sister-in-law, Clifford and Shirley Wheeler of Punta Gorda, Fla., and his sister, Vivian Palmer of Lake Park; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Luverne Culpepper Wheeler.
Services were held Oct. 13 in the chapel of McLane Lakewood Funeral Home in Lake Park with the Rev. Wayne Hughes officiating. Burial was in Kinsey Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com. McLane Lakewood.