2009-10-15 / Obituaries

Milton Carol Wise

November30,1931- October4,2009

Milton Carol Wise was born November 30, 1931 in Cameron, Texas to Ira Vel and Oleta (Modesette) Wise. He was a graduate of Milano High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army.

On May 31, 1980, he and Ann Morris were married in Rockdale. He has lived the past 29 years in Rockdale and was formerly of Gause. Carol was a member Rockdale Full Gospel Church and a member of Rockdale V.F.W.

Carol passed away Sunday, October 4, 2009 at his home in Rockdale reaching the age of 77. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Surviving are: His wife, Ann Wise of Rockdale. Son, Larry T. Wise of Cameron. Daughters, Marantha Stratta and husband Mike of Bryan, Martha Gressett of Cameron and Patti Wilson of Reno, Nevada. Step sons, Russell Caffey and wife Arleen of Rockdale, Jeff Caffey and wife Kathy of New Braunfels. Step daughters, Penny Muston and husband Dwayne of Rockdale and Brenda Towns and husband Richard of Rockdale. Brothers, Kline Wise and wife Lee of Troy and Glenn E. Wise and wife Dot of Universal City. Sister; Joyce Ball and husband Eldon of Milano. 14 grandchildren, Lane, Anthony, Brandon, Chelsey, Devin, Ethan, Zachary, Tisha, Eric, Steven, Christian, Jason, Jessa and J.R. Six great grandchildren.

Services were held on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home and graveside at Liberty Cemetery near Milano with Military Honors. Rev. Calvin Springer and Rev. Doug Springer officiating.

Serving as pallbearers were Jed Martin, Colin Wise, Steven Caffey, Anthony Muston, Brandon Muston, J.R. Caffey, Eric Towns, Terry Drummond.

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