George O. Weaver


BUD MOUNTAIN -- George Otis Weaver, 74, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 1998, in a Beckley hospital following a long illness. Born May 9, 1924, at Mullens, he was the son of the late Christopher G. Weaver and Ada Elizabeth Agnew Weaver. Mr. Weaver had been a 42-year resident of Bud Mountain, attended the Church of God at Black Eagle, was a UMWA member, a World War II U.S. Army veteran and a retired coal miner, having last worked for Sement Solvay at Tralee. He was preceded in death by a brother, Earl Weaver. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Mamie Sue Woodby Weaver; two daughters, Barbara Jean Lane and her husband, Mart, of Bud Mountain, and Sharon Kay Sims and her husband, Anthony, of Gray Court, S.C.; three sons, George Thomas Weaver and his wife, Evonne of Bud Mountain, Curtis McKinley Weaver and his wife, Kathy, of Mullens, and Randy Lee Weaver and his wife, Patty, of Alpoca; nine grandchildren, Tammy Michelle Lane Phillips, Georgia Kay Lane Woolwine, Sarah Elizabeth Weaver Cook, Curtis McKinley Weaver II, Christopher George Weaver, Crystal Weaver, Amos Mart Lane, Patricia Leeann Weaver and Rebecca Lynn Weaver; two great-grandchildren, Anthony James Cook II, and Christina Breann Weaver; three sisters, Mrs. Edward (Cecil) Coleman of Princeton, Mrs. Russell (Lillie) Tilly of Salem, Va., and Mrs. Lewis (Janeth) Vipperman of Fayetteville, N.C.; three brothers, Roby Weaver and his wife, Cletus, of Elijay, Ga., Russell Weaver of Mullens, and Eldsworth Weaver and his wife, Janet, of Mullens. Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Church of God on Black Eagle Road, with the Rev. J.L. Riffe officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens, and one hour before the services Monday at the church. Pallbearers will be Curtis McKinley II, Christopher George Weaver, Amos Mart Lane, Anthony Cook, Robby Woolwine, Gregory Phillips. Arrangements by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

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