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Obituary for Sheryl Ann Wheeless Butler

Mrs. Sheryl Ann Wheeless Butler, age 72, of LaGrange, passed away on April 22, 2021 at her residence. Mrs. Butler was born on July 18, 1947 in Thomaston, Georgia to the late Huel Otto Wheeless and Nell Beeland Wheeless. She was a Registered Ultrasound Technician at West Georgia Medical Center. She continued her career after retirement at the offices of Dr. Bakarich and Dr. Bowie. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Butler.

Survivors include her son, Shane Butler and his wife Debbie; daughter, Jennifer Butler Smith and her husband Chad; brothers, Jim Wheeless (Debbie) and Hugh Wheeless, Jr. (Mary); grandchildren, Aaron Butler, Katie Butler King and Carter Smith; great grandchildren, Jaxon King, Otto King and Letty King; extended family.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 3:00 pm at the Long Cane Baptist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends in the Sanctuary of the Long Cane Baptist Church beginning at 2:00 pm on Sunday.

The service will be live streamed at

Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand, 506 Hill Street, LaGrange, 706-884-5626.