Jimmie Ray (Rusty) Wheless, 81, passed
away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Norman. Memorial
Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, February 22 at Sunset Memorial
Park Chapel with his brother-in-law, Mr. Kay Litterell
of Borger, Texas officiating.
He was born September 27, 1932 to Roger Sherman and
Margaret Erin (Allen) Wheless in Seagraves, Texas. He was a
veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean
Conflict from 1949 to 1952. He married Joyce Alene Hinds
on October 4, 1956.
Mr. Wheless was a resident of Borger, Texas before moving
to Edmond in March 2010 and then to the Norman, Oklahoma
Veterans Center in March 2011.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Milton and Sonny Wheless; and sons, Roger
and Darrell Wheless.
Mr. Wheless is survived by his wife Joyce; daughter, Jimmie Cogley; grandson, Justin
Miller; granddaughters, Tammy Miller, Elizabeth, Briana and Heather Wheless and six greatgrandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to the Norman VA Center.
Services have been entrusted to the care of Primrose Funeral Service. Condolences may
be placed on-line at primrosefuneralservice.com.