COLUMBIA…Mrs. Patricia “Patty” Ann Burditt Wheeler, a resident of Columbia, died Friday Morning, March 4, 2022, in a Dothan Hospital. She was 72.
In keeping with the wishes of the family, there are no public services planned at this time. Fuqua Bankston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Wheeler, daughter of the late James Aaron Burditt Jr. and Marie Hudson Burditt,
was born April 17, 1949, in Hartford Connecticut. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and
crafting. Mrs. Wheeler loved Butterflies and Hummingbirds. She also loved music and it was a
big part of the home environment when the kids were growing up. Some of her favorites were
Conway Twitty, The Oakridge Boys, Loretta Lynn and Alabama.
Mrs. Wheeler was preceded in death by her husband Frances Dale Wheeler Sr.; two brothers, Walter Burditt and James Burditt III.
Surviving relatives include her children, Mary Wheeler of Saint. Cloud FL, Jennifer Prather (Rockie) of Cullman AL, Dale Wheeler Jr. (Kathi) of Saint Cloud FL, and a step brother Jeff Hitchcock & Family; grandchildren Rockie James PratherJr., (36), Crystal (Jesse) Black, (33), Brandon (Kayla) Prather (31), all of Cullman, Colton Ryley Garmany, Oxford, FL (25), Savannah Mae Prather, Cullman, AL (22), Mariah McRoberts, St Cloud, FL (21), Matthew McRoberts, St Cloud, FL(19), Dale Wheeler III, Kissimmee, FL (42), Tyler Wheeler (Marilyn), Hialeah, FL(37), Bryce (Estefania) Wheeler, Kissimmee, FL (32) and great-grandchildren McKenzie Dawson(14), Crimson Dawson(12), Khloe Black(11), Jaycie Black(10), Addyson Black(5), Trinity Prather(6), Bash Prather(2), Avery Melson (1), Rush Wheeler(10), Giada Wheeler(1), Maverick Wheeler( 9 months).