Shirley Marie Wheeler Gardner, 62, of Little Rock, transitioned to be with her Lord on Thursday, December 5, 2019. Cherishing her memories are: sons, Everett (Keisha) Gardner and Justin Gardner; sisters, Etta B. Wheeler-Giles, New York, Mattie Wheeler, Little Rock; brother, Alious (Eleanor) Wheeler, New York; and, a host of relatives and friends. Funeral service will be 10:00a.m. Thursday, December 12, 2019, Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 Chester, Little Rock. (501) 372-1305. Burial: Arkansas State Veterans’ Cemetery, 1501 W. Maryland Ave., North Little Rock, Ark.