Jane Ann Wheeler, 68, of Carmi, passed away on Tuesday April 27, 2021, at Wabash Christian Village in Carmi. She was born on April 21, 1953, the daughter of Albert Robert and Alma Doris Staley. She married Harold T. "JR" Wheeler on December 30, 1978 and he survives. Jane worked as an LPN for many years in local nursing homes as well as doing private home health care. She attended First Christian Church in Carmi.
Jane is survived by her husband Harold "JR" Wheeler of Carmi, IL.; her son Jeremy (Amber) Wheeler of Carmi, IL.; four grandchildren, Sidney Wheeler, Austin Wheeler, Denver Wheeler, and Abbie Buttry; a brother, John (Lee Ann) Staley of Carmi, IL.; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her son Jacob "Jake" Wheeler on August 31, 2012.
Graveside services for Jane Ann Wheeler will be held on Saturday May 29, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Centerville Cemetery in Carmi. The procession to the cemetery will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the old Rural King building in Carmi. Memorial contributions can be made in Jane's memory to Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements, to help with funeral costs.