V. Joan Wiles


V. Joan Wiles, 74, of Taylorsville, died Friday at Columbus Regional Hospital.

She retired as a waitress. She loved bingo, crossword puzzles and going to the casino.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Kevin Metz officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from noon until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Flat Rock Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Norman Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

Born Nov. 5, 1941, in Rochelle, Illinois, Joan was the daughter of Tommy Shoun and Josie Snyder Johns. She married Jimmie Wiles on June 24, 1967, and he survives.

Other survivors include her children, Trina (Jeremy) Skaggs of Taylorsville, DeWayne (Mary) Snyder of North Vernon, Karen Bugg of Columbus, Denise (Mark) Seal of Morristown, Tennessee and Jimmy Wiles (Jen Sizemore) of Columbus; six grandchildren that Joan raised, Alyssa Wiles of Indianapolis, Kari Wiles of Seymour, Chris Wiles of Columbus, Jeremy M. Skaggs, Kendra Wiles and Brandon Skaggs, all of Taylorsville; 10 other grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

Joan was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Joey Williams; a grandson,Tyler Williams; and sisters, Mary Drake, Linda Hurley and Bobby Cantwell.