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Mrs. Iva Nell Wheat

• Jul 11, 2019 at 2:35 PM

JONESBOROUGH - Mrs. Iva Nell Wheat, age 87, Jonesborough, formerly of Kingsport, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Four Oaks Healthcare Center.

Mrs. Wheat was born in Scott County Virginia, and lived the majority of her life in Kingsport, Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late Wrightley K. and Polly Rhoton Lane. She was preceded in death by her husband William Paul Wheat, a son Richard Wayne Wheat, a sister Edith K. Darnell (Aunt Edie), and two brothers, Rev. James Lane and Danny Hammond.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, David (Linda) and Steve (Tonya) Wheat, both of Jonesborough, three grandsons, Tony Wheat, Michael Wheat, and Brian Wheat; three Granddaughters, Traci Rhodes, Nicole Brody, Malinda Wheat and Candy Rodey and several great grandchildren.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Staff of Four Oaks Healthcare Center for their wonderful loving care of our mother.

Funeral services will be conducted 12:30 pm Friday, July 12, 2019 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy ‘Skip” Sullivan officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:30-12:30 pm Friday prior to the service. Interment services will follow at Mountain Home National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be family & friends.

Condolences may be sent to the Wheat family online at www.dillow-taylor.com. 

Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821

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