Barbara Stone Wheeler


Barbara Sue Stone Wheeler, 66, of Oceana, WV, went home to be with the Lord, August 20, 2018, at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation, New Richmond, WV, following a long illness.
Born July 17, 1952 in Pineville, WV, a daughter of the late William and Bernice Barrett Stone.
Sue was a member of Faith Baptist Church of Matheny and a 1971 graduate of Baileysville High School. She was a homemaker and loved her family very much. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her daughter Chere Lynn Short which she loved more than life; a brother Jerry Stone; and a sister Ivalene Trent.
Those left to cherish her memory are five brothers Ted Stone of Brookport, OH, Jack (Maxine) Stone of Highpoint, NC, Stanley (Violet) Stone of Lexington, NC, Major (Kate) Stone of North Ridgeville, OH and Darrell (Robyn) Stone of Pineville; two sisters Wanda Farley of Pineville and Ruby Sizemore of Lexington, NC; two grandchildren which she helped raise Kayla (Garrett) Gunnells of Hanover and Garrett (Kimmie) Short of Hanover; three great granddaughters Allie Sue Gunnells, Bynlee Jade Gunnells and Sophie Lynne Short and another one on the way; her dog Tim which she loved dearly; and a host of nieces, nephews and family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1PM on Thursday, August 23rd, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV, with Pastor Johnny Toler officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 11AM until time of services on Thursday, August 23rd at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be John Short, Garrett Short, Garrett Lee Gunnells, Duane Farley, Wesley Stone and Emory Hatfield.
We will always be grateful to the nurses, CNA's and everyone at the nursing home who tried to make her life better.
The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.
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Published on August 21, 2018
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