Edwin L. Wheeler departed this life Sunday, December 3, 2017.Lanier was born and raised in Roswell, GA., and a graduate from Roswell High school. He is the Son of Gladys and Buzz Sawyer of Cochran, GA. Lanier spent most of his life on the Sawyer Farm in Cochran, GA, but later relocated to Bristol, TN. He was a loving father and an outstanding grandfather.
He is survived by his children; Zack and Josh Wheeler, as well as his daughter Sarah Owens. His brothers and sister Micheal Wheeler, Buzz Sawyer Jr., and Denise Sawyer Librizzi. Also his Nephew and Nieces Reece, Rachel, and Beth Wheeler. Also Kashen Laughter, Brandon and Luke Woods. He has 15 Grandchildren. Services will be conducted Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from Clark Funeral Chapel and Cremation, 802 E. Sevier Avenue Kingsport, TN, at 4:00pm.