Clifton Gray Wheeler
  • 62 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 8, 1955
  • Date of passing: Mar 28, 2018
Let the memory of Clifton be with us forever

Clifton Gray Wheeler, 62, of Oxford, NC passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 after a long illness. He was a 1973 graduate of J.F. Webb High School and a graduate of Vance Granville Community College. He was predeceased by his parents, Louise Critcher Wheeler and Harold Gray Wheeler and his sister Deborah Wheeler Taylor.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years Cecilia Briggs Wheeler, brother in law Staton W. Taylor, uncle Robert Critcher (Carolyn), sister in law, Barbara Burnett (Jim), Linda Sue Briggs, one nephew, Zachary Burnett (Caitlin) and many precious cousins and friends.

A Memorial Service for Cliff will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Hester Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1:30 – 2:45 pm and at other times at the home. Rev. Jeff Hensley will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Flowers are acceptable or memorials can be made to Hester Baptist Church.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Brenda Brogden on 11th April 2018

"I am so sorry to hear of Clifton's passing.  My family knew his parents very well.  Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Brenda Brogden (daughter of Lynwood & Susie Daniel)"

This tribute was added by Chris Bailey on 31st March 2018

"Cliff will  be a friend that will never be forgotten. So so sorry for your loss.. You are in mine and Cindy's prayers."

This tribute was added by Altha Briggs Hoyle on 31st March 2018

"Cecilia-Heartfelt sympathy and prayers for God's grace be with you during this difficult time. Our family lost a wonderful loved one. "Cliff" was much loved by us.  Love to you all.  Altha & Shon"

This tribute was added by Cathy Price on 30th March 2018

"Cecilia,  So sorry to hear of the passing of Cliff.  I wish I could be there with you.  Sending love and prayers to you. May God continue to richly bless you."

This tribute was added by Louise Robinson on 30th March 2018

"Cecilia,  we are thinking about you tonight and are praying for God's comfort to surround you. Know that we have always loved you and Cliff.

Louise and Weldon"

This tribute was added by Marsha Nelson on 30th March 2018

"Cecilia—  Thoughts and prayers are with  you"

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This memorial is administered by:

Eakes Funeral Home


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