Randall Wheeler, age 53, Erwin, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, October 12, 2013, from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was a lifelong resident of Unicoi County, a son of the late Locke and Gurthie Shelton Wheeler.
Randy was of the Baptist faith. He was a longtime machinist for CSA in Johnson City. Randy was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.
He is survived by his wife, Jill McNabb Wheeler; one daughter, Jeanna Wheeler; one grandson, Rufus Britton Stiltner, both of Unicoi
Several half brothers, half sisters, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Graveside services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013, in Upper Higgins Creek Cemetery. Reverend Craig Shelton will officiate.
The Tennessee Honor Guard consisting of the Boone Dam VFW Post #4933 and the Tennessee Army National Guard will provide military honors.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Wheeler family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home & Chapel, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Wheeler family. (423) 743-1380.