Larry Wheeler

    Larry Eugene Wheeler, 63, of Woodstock, Ga., died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, in an Atlanta, Ga., hospital.
    Born Sept. 17, 1952, in Murphy, he was the only child of Claude Wheeler and Doris Arrowood Wheeler, both deceased.
    Larry graduated from Murphy High School, then went on to graduate from Western Carolina University.
    He worked his entire business career in banking and retired from Sun Trust Bank in Atlanta.
    Larry was a loving and proud father and grandfather.
    Larry is survived by his daughter, Charlotte Wheeler Ritz and husband Nathan and two grandsons, Brayton and Truett, all of Fort Worth, Texas. Larry is also
survived by his life partner of 35 years, Hans Clausen of Woodstock. He leaves a large and loving extended family in the Murphy and Andrews area.
    No services are planned.
    Woodstock Funeral Home, Woodstock, Ga., was in charge of arrangements.