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Bernardine McGhie Wheeler

August 20, 1926 — February 22, 2024

Wilson, NC

Bernardine McGhie Wheeler

Bernardine McGhie Wheeler, 97, passed away on Thursday, February 22.  A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 28 at 11:00 am at Evergreen Memorial Park, 2800 Nash Street N, Wilson.  Reverend Johnny Hendricks will officiate.


Bernardine is survived by her daughter, Patricia Shaw and husband, Dennis of Raleigh; son, Michael Wheeler and wife, Kay of Elm City; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.


Bernardine was preceded in death by her loving husband, Joe L. Wheeler, Jr.; daughter, Mary W. Peele; parents, George McGhie and Agnes McManus McGhie.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wilson Arts Council at 204 Nash St S, Wilson, NC 27893.


Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at

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