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Opal Dovie Wheeler
1919 - 2008

Opal Dovie Henson Wheeler, 84, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Wichita Falls.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, at Dutton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dennis Neal officiating. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home.

Mrs. Wheeler was born August 10, 1919 in Burwin (Gene Autry), OK. to John and Artie May Henson. She was a member of Faith Baptist Church. She and Delbert B. Wheeler were married March 30, 1940 in Walters, OK.

Her father, mother, husband, daughter, Darla Wheeler-Morton; brothers, Jesse, Edward, Billy and Donald; sister, Wattie Hanaway and twins, Lawrence and Florence preceded her in death.

Survivors include her son, Perry Wheeler of Archer City; a sister, Maggie Hasten of Iowa Park; five grandchildren; and eight great- grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 2680, Canton, Ohio 44720.

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