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Barbara Jean Harrington Wheeler


Barbara Jean Harrington Wheeler, 72, wife of Clarence McKnight Wheeler, died Friday, May 22, 2015, at her home.

Born Jan. 13, 1943, in Kingstree, she was a daughter of the late Muldrow Lorenzo Harrington and Ellen Irene Ridgeway Harrington. She was the retired owner and operator of Special Moments by Barbara and she was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors besides her husband of Manning include two daughters, Sheri Green (Randy) and Ellen Wheeler, both of Manning; a son, Clarence M. “Bubba” Wheeler Jr. of Manning; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Joyce Ann Wheeler.

A funeral service for Barbara Jean Harrington Wheeler was held 4 p.m. Sunday, May 24, 2015, in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home, with the Rev. Lloyd Ackerman officiating. Burial followed in the Wheeler family cemetery.

Lance Green, Stevie Wheeler, Jason Hardy, Josh Bryant, Carroll Harrington and Wayne Ward served as pallbearers.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Stephens Funeral Home, and other times at the home, 405 Toccoa Drive in Manning.

The family would like to thank Dr. Ken Johnson and his wife, Angie, and the staff of Amedisys Hospice for all of their care and attention.

Stephens Funeral Home and Crematory, 304 N. Church St. in Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179.



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