Pamela Wheaton

Nov 25th, 1952 - Sep 10th, 2018


Busby Cemetery

Thu, Sep. 13th, 2018 11am

Pamela Wheaton

Goreville-Pamela Wheaton, 65, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018 at her home.

Pamela was born on November 25, 1952 in Anna to Luther “Fuzz” and Juanita (Durham) Wheaton.

Pamela worked at Choate Mental Health for over 28 years and retired in 2010. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and sister.  Pamela loved to watch her grandson play baseball, loved the outdoors and helping people.

Survivors include:

Son-Kevin and Brande Verble

Grandson-Logan Verble

Brother-Travis and Peggy Wheaton

Sisters-Rita and Randy Herren; Sonja Underwood and Kathy and Darrel Burlison

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Luther “Skip” Wheaton and Harold Wheaton and sister, Denise Hope Wheaton.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11am at Busby Cemetery in Goreville with Rev. Brad Roberts officiating. Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/PO Box 411/Marion, IL 62959

8 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: LeaAnn

    From: Anna, Illinois

    Date: September 11, 2018

    Pam was a dear friend. Will miss our long phone conversations. Prayers of comfort to all her family.

  • Guest: Sharon Emery

    From: North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania

    Date: September 12, 2018

    Kevin, Brande & Logan:

    We are so very sorry for your loss and pray that during this time that the Lord will give you comfort. Pam always had a smile when I was around her and I enjoyed being with her when I was home. She will be missed! God be with you all during this time.

    Keith & Sharon

  • Guest: Marianne Dillow

    From: Anna, Illinois

    Date: September 12, 2018

    My sympathies to Pam’s family, especially Sonja and Kathy who I worked with at Choate Mental Health Center. Pam was the sweetest person. I am sorry for your loss. May God, give your family strength and peace in the coming days.

    Marianne Dillow
    Anna, IL.

  • Guest: Vickie Robbins

    From: Creal Springs, Illinois

    Date: September 13, 2018

    So sorry for your loss, I will always remember her on “our” birthday!

  • Guest: Sharon Johnson

    From: Goreville, Illinois

    Date: September 13, 2018

    Pam, will miss our many baseball and basketball visits. Shared many memories just sitting in a lawn chair and visiting….Saying a prayer, Pam, for your family, especially your precious grandson whom you held so close to your heart..

  • Guest: Vickie Brown

    From: Eustis, , Florida

    Date: September 13, 2018

    I’m so sad about the passing of a dear lady and friend. Pam was a wonderful person and was loved dearly by many. My prayers to Kevin and family and her brother and sisters. God Bless

  • Guest: Tracey Thomas

    From: 62926, Illinois

    Date: September 14, 2018

    Pam was a great lady. The family has my thoughts and prayers.

  • Guest: Everett Harris

    From: Rockport, Texas

    Date: September 14, 2018

    Condolences. Very sorry for your loss.