Kermit Marvin Wheat
June 26, 1933 – July 14, 2019
Kermit M. Wheat age 86 of Knoxville, TN passed away July 14, 2019. Kermit was a retired Chief Master Sergeant of the U.S. Air Force. He also retired from AMSCO Medical Equipment Inc. Kermit enjoyed bowling and was a member of the Concord United Methodist Church Bowling League. He was preceded in death by his wife of many years, Mabel Wheat; parents, Willie and Glynolyn Wheat; and brother, Merrill Wheat. Kermit is survived by sisters, Corrine Headrick and Audrey Wheat Compton; children, Steven Wheat (Robin), Darrell Wheat (Denise), David Wheat (Judy), Barbara Wheat, and Calvin Wheat (Cindy); grandchildren, Hilary, Brandon, Bryan, Travis, Tromila, Teona, Treston, Raven, Mariah, Destin, Ebony, Jaden, Hannah, Jazmine, Brycen, Seth, Caleb, and Luke; great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Sarah, Carter, BenTyler, Ana Lia, Elaim, Lincoln, Finiasi, Reagan, Jaxton, Jack Carson, and Katherine Grace. The family will receive friends on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm at Berry Highland West 9913 Sherrill Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37932. Kermit's funeral service will immediately follow at 2:00pm with Rev. Caleb Wheat officiating. Graveside Service and entombment will follow the funeral service in the Berry Highland West Cemetery at 3:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations should be made to the American Cancer Society or to the charity of your choice. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.berryhighlandwest.com
- American Cancer Society
- Visitation Saturday, July 20, 2019
- Funeral Service Saturday, July 20, 2019
- Graveside Service and Entombment Saturday, July 20, 2019
Kermit Marvin Wheat
July 20, 2019
Our sincere condolences. I am unable to visit you today but you are all in my prayers. I just lost the love of my life on June 11th and know your pain.
Lovingly, Mary Ann Groves
July 19, 2019
I am sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I am keeping you and your
family in my thoughts and prayers.
July 16, 2019
My deepest sympathy honoring a wonderful man to the family of Kermit. I met Kermit when I joined CUMC Bowling League. Kermit was always a gentleman and was a great bowler too. I know Kermit will be missed by many family and friends. With love, Diane O'Barr