Wheatley graduates Marine training at Parris Island

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Parris Island, S.C. – Marine Pvt. Ethan William Wheatley graduated from Marine military training Sept. 9 at Parris Island.

While there, he completed an intensive 13-week training program which included military discipline and studies, Marine core values, physical fitness, basic warfare principles and skills and martial arts.
He is a 2011 graduate of Perry Central High School. Wheatley is the son of Allen and Lisa. L. Wheatley and brother of Alleisha L. Wheatley.
He is the grandson of Anna Wheatley and the late William Wheatley, Leona Briggeman and William and Opal Briggeman.
Wheatley is currently at Camp Geiger, N.C., for Marine combat training at the School of Infantry. He will graduate from there Friday.