my grandad tom was son of jasper potts wheless.i remember being told by my grandad that his father was the jusice of peace in telephone,tx. i have been to the farm where they once lived and there is still a home in telephone that was moved into town that was once on the farm.
my grandmother was lille belle mcmillan. she was from dekalb tx. her newphew was the "boy bandit" roy mcmillan. i cant remember which pro basseball teams he played for. my granddads brother bill was a butcher in dallas. he would give my dad raymond lee wheless cigars to smoke at about the age of 8 or9.