Thomas Malcolm Wiler, Jr., 85, of Quinlan, passed away on
September 6, 2019 in Greenville. Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M., Monday,
September 9, 2019 at First United Methodist Church in Quinlan with Rev. Mark Moore
and Rev. Samuel Glenn officiating. A Masonic Graveside will be in Brashear
Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 3:00 P.M.- 5:00 P.M.,
at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Mr. Wiler was born in Brashear, Texas on July 7, 1934 to
Thomas Wiler, Sr. and Bessie Abercrombie Wiler. He married Frances Sale on May
30, 1958 in Brashear, Texas. He was a schoolteacher, a member of First United
Methodist Church of Quinlan, a Worshipful Master of Garland Masonic Lodge #441
and a member of Eastern Stars.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Wiler; daughters, Cathy
Arrington and husband, Pat, Anita Smith and husband, Darryl, Janet Turner and
husband, Richard; sister, Mary Jo McClain; grandchildren, Amanda Cookston, Will
Arrington, Rachel Smith, Allyson Smith, Justin Turner, Andrew Turner and Jacob
Turner; sister-in-law, Liz Sumrow, Martha Barnard and husband, Bill; and six
great-grandchildren, Kara, Jeffery, James, Grace, Arlo Jane and Nya.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Marvin and
Pallbearers will be Pat Arrington, Darryl Smith, Richard
Turner, Justin Turner, Andrew Turner and Jacob Turner.
Memorials may be made to The First United Methodist Church of
Quinlan’s Building Fund.