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Sherman O. Wheat

May 18, 1923 ~ February 3, 2019 (age 95)

Sherman O. Wheat, 95, of Scottsville, KY passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 at Medical Center Health in Bowling Green.  The Tompkinsville, KY native was a retired employee of Holley Carburetor, a farmer, a World War II U.S. Navy veteran, an avid fisherman, a member of Beech Grove General Baptist Church and former caretaker of Beech Grove Cemetery.  He was a son of the late T. Everett Wheat and Emma Lambert Wheat and husband of the late Doris Kathleen Harmon Wheat.


He is survived by 1 son: Jimmy S. Wheat and wife, Debbie, Scottsville, KY;

1 daughter: Gloria A. White and husband, Lewis D., Scottsville, KY;

5 grandchildren: Darron Wheat (Amy); Clint Wheat (Allie); Randy Lewis White (Missy); Craig Alan White (Laura); Angie Perry (James);

11 great grandchildren: Lexi Wheat, Abby Wheat, Harper Wheat, Ina Wheat, Tatum Wheat, Benjamin Lewis White (Kolby); Ali White, Corey Francis, Will Francis, Briley White and Avery White;

2 great great grandchildren: Brayden Talbott and Grady Lewis White.


Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Friday at Goad Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Pardue and Bro. Lawrence Gilliam officiating and burial in Beech Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be 12:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Thursday and after 7:00 A.M. Friday until funeral time.  In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Beech Grove Cemetery. Donations may be made at Goad Funeral Home.

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