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Lara Wheat

January 24, 1978 — June 16, 2018

WHEAT, LARA SUZANNE- Lara Suzanne Wheat, wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, June 16, 2018.
A funeral service for Lara will be at 11:00 AM, Friday, June 22, 2018 at Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints, burial will follow at South Park Cemetery, with Bishop Phil Davis officiating.

Lara was born January 24, 1978 in Roswell, NM to John and Polly Morgan where she lived most of her life.
She loved her family and spending time with her husband, Eric.

Lara loved to read, going hunting, and binge watching movies. She loved red vines, skittles, and chewing on Sonic ice.

Lara was always there to support those who needed her. She had tremendous love and compassion for those who were struggling. She never gave up on anyone and always saw the best in people.
We love her and will miss her always. We were fortunate to have her in our lives.

Lara is survived by her husband Eric Wheat of Roswell; son, Tristen (with Holly) of Roswell; daughters, Emily and Abigail of Roswell; grandsons, Elliott and Grayson of Roswell; parents, John and Polly Morgan of Roswell; father and mother in-law, Gordon and Paulette Wheat of Roswell; sister, Jennifer Ramage (with Jason) of Roswell; brother, Johnny (with Kim) of Lubbock, TX; her grandmother, Sue Shaw (Ginny) of Roswell; many nieces and nephews and in-laws, numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Pallbearers will be Tristen Allen, Johnny Morgan, Jack Shaw, Sam Norton, Brent Wheat, Kasey Wheat; Honorary Pallbearers will be Gordon Wheat, Dakota Flores, Lane Flores, Bradley Shaw, Pete Shaw, and Boyd Shaw.

The family would like to express deep gratitude for all of the love and care we have received.


LaGrone Funeral Chapel
900 South Main
Roswell, NM  88203
Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Funeral Service

Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints
2201 W. Country Club Rd.
Roswell, NM  88201
Friday, June 22, 2018
11:00 AM


South Park Cemetery
3101 S. Main
Roswell, NM  88203
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