Bob Wheaton

8 JUN 1934 - H1 - 20511 - 2 JAN 2019

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H-1 Firsties - 1st Row: Brooks - Bob Strickland (CO) - Town - Crawford - Jacobs - Harris - 2nd Row: Todd Graham - Parsons - Wheeler - Rudzki - Carrington - 3rd Row: Schuh - Thornquist - Dion - Gamble - 4th Row: Pratt - Wheaton - McNiven - Longbottom - Howard (Absent: Rundle and Don Smith)



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2015 AOG Online Register
(Updated JUL 2019)

Robert L. Wheaton Cullum No: 20511 Class of: 1955 Born: OK Appointment: Lge Branch: Inf Date of Death: January 2, 2019 History: 20511 Robert Loyd Wheaton B-OK: A-Lge: Inf: 85Inf Ger 56-57: 15Inf Ger 57-58: 4Inf Ger 59-60: TIS 60: OArA Paris 61-62: Dept FL USMA 62-65 (MA French ColumbiaU 65): 1CavDiv Kor 65: 2InfDiv Kor 66: Hq3Bde 101AbnDiv RVN 68: Hq1InfDiv RVN 69 [2BSM-AM]: ACDC FtLeavenworth 69-72 [LM]: AirWC 72: HqSupActy Ger 72-75: LnO ATAC 75-76 [MSM]: Ret 76 LTC: Tchr 77: MAPA Memphis State University 79: D - Memphis, TN 2Jan19 a-84 Genealogical Succession: COL James R. Wheaton USA, Retired Relationship: Parent Cullum No.: 7959 Class Of: 1926

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Lt. Col. Robert L. Wheaton

June 8, 1934 - January 2, 2019

Bob Wheaton Tribute Video

Lt. Col. Robert L. Wheaton U.S. Army, known by his friends as 'Bob', 84, of Memphis, TN. died on 1/2/2019 after a brief illness. He was a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and obtained a graduate degree from Columbia University.

He had a career in the Army and was a Vietnam Veteran, retiring from the military in 1976. He then went on to teach undergraduate mathematics.

He was a member of Evangel Baptist Church and loved his church family. He is survived by his wife, Bettye 'Chris' Wheaton, his daughters Stacey and Belinda and his grandchildren; Hannah, Becca and Matthew.

Visitation was held on January 7 at Evangel Baptist Church with services at 2 P.M. A reception followed the gravesite service and burial at West Tennessee Veteran's Cemetery on January 9.

Rob Williamson '73, President of the West Point Society of the Mid-South, attended the visitation and service. The Society presented the U.S. flag and the expended cartridges from the Honor Guard salute to Bob's wife, Chris, during the internment services.

FAMILY
Bettye Chris' Wheaton, Wife
Stacey and Belinda, Daughters
Hannah, Becca and Matthew, Grandchildren


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