Mary Theo (Graham) Wheeler Morford


Mary Theo (Graham) Wheeler Morford, 88, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, at her residence in Franklin.

She was born on Aug. 3, 1928, in Johnson County to James E. and Delores Elizabeth (Cobb) Graham. She married Robert Morford. He preceded her in passing.

Survivors include her, children Marvin Bruce Wheeler (Carla), Bobbi Theo McKee (Allen), George B. Wheeler (Joy); 17 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and daughter in-law, Susan Wheeler.

She was preceded in passing by her parents; son Daniel Lee Wheeler; husband, Robert; brother, Robert Bruce Graham; and sister Billie C. Davis.

Mary attended Alva Neal High School in Franklin.

She worked as a secretary for the State Highway Department. Mary worked as a cook/bartender for the Franklin American Legion and the Hillview Country Club She later worked for the many laundromats that she and her husband Robert owned.

There will be no service. Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home in Franklin is handling arrangements.