February 22, 1961 ~ October 24, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Cave City, KY

Carolyn Burton Wheeler, 60, of Cave City, Kentucky passed away Sunday, October 24, 2021 at her residence. She was born February 22, 1961 in Glasgow, Kentucky to the late Willie Burton and Mae Lee Post Burton. Carolyn was a homemaker and of the Christian faith. She enjoyed fishing with her neighbor and close friend William, road trips with her puppy Gizmo, and watching her granddaughter Mailey play sports.
Survivors include, one daughter, Wendy Wheeler Ford of Cave City; one granddaughter, Mailey Ford of Cave City; three brothers, William Burton of Glasgow, Robert Burton of Railton, Donnie Burton of Louisville; one sister, Carrie Smith of Park City; and several nieces and nephews, including one special niece, Karen Crews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Steve Wheeler, who she was married to from March 1984, until his passing in October 1995; one brother, Rex Burton; one sister, Doris Burton; one sister-in-law, Teri Burton; and one brother-in-law, Billy Smith.
The funeral service for Mrs. Wheeler will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, October 28th at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 10:00 AM until time for the service at the funeral home.
A. F. Crow & Son is honored to be entrusted in the care of Mrs. Wheeler. Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. I sorry for your lost coralyn will be miss I didn’t know her like others I just move in cave city KY coralyn made me laugh smile she was my friend most of all she love God she with her god and love ones my prayers are with the family coralyn go rest high on that mountain.

  2. My prayers are with the family of coralyn sorry for your lost she will be missed she had a smile all the time she made me laugh most of all she love God and love everyone she with god and her love. Ones go rest high on that mountain from Jordan Parnell.

  3. So sorry Wendy and Mailey I am going to miss Carolyn I loved her she has made me laugh and always been there for me We have so many great memories over the years. Not only was she my sister in law but a Dear Friend.

  4. May you find comfort in memories shared together, No one likes saying goodbye .But at John5;28,29.with Jesus sacrifice we have the privilege of being together when they are brought back.

  5. Anita Edmonds,I am so sorry for Carolyns family ,She was a special Lady ,God bless you all πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™

  6. I am so sorry for the loss of Carolyn she was a very sweet person. We go back a long way in time. Lived close by as we grew up together.

  7. Wendy so sorry for your lose. She was always a fun person to be around. She had a heart of gold but didn’t care to tell you the truth. Praying for you in the days ahead.

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