Sharon Irvin, 61, Hamilton, passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Funeral
services were held on Sunday, July 20, 2014.
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Reba S. Wheeler
In what we are sure was an incandescent release of grace and style, our beloved
wife and mother, Reba S. Wheeler, age 73 of Guin, Ala., left this earth on
Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at her residence. In talking with her, she told us,
and we quote, “I’m not afraid. It will be very bright, and there will be golden retrievers
everywhere swishing their tails.”
Born Nov. 6, 1940, in Winfield, she was the daughter of the late Roston and Myrt
Spann. She had lived in Guin most of her life and was a member of the Guin
First Baptist Church and the En Avant Study Club.
She is survived by her husband, Bob Wheeler of Guin, 2 daughters, Melissa “Missy” Miller of Hamilton, and Paige Elliott of Tuscaloosa, a son, Keith Miller of
Birmingham, 5 grandchildren, Logan Elliott, Gracie Miller, Sara Miller, Olivia
Miller and Avery Rose Elliott, 4 sisters, Bonnie Campbell of Livingston, Alice
Ann Robertson, Danny Spann and Judy May all of Winfield, and a brother, Benny
Spann of Winfield, and cousins, Vickie Cunningham, Pamela Foster, Brenda
Fernety, Donna Stewart, Kelle Harrison, Sonya Branche, Sharon Gartrell, Jeff
Robertson, Donald Campbell, Brian Campbell, Krista Mahler Robatzek and Wesley
She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Polly Smith and Sarah Bull and a
brother, Glen Spann.
Memorial services were held Friday, July 18, 2014 at 12 noon from the Guin First
Baptist Church with Bro. Kenny Hatcher officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Big Oak Ranch P.O. Box 507
Springville, AL 35146 or Marion County Humane Society P.O. Box 1642 Hamilton,
Norwood Funeral Home, Inc. of Guin, AL directing.
Norwood Funeral Homes, Inc.
P.O. Box 494 • Guin, AL 35563 • 468-3323
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