- Ada, Oklahoma

December 19, 2012

Eddie Weaver

The Ada News

Ada —  

Services for Eddie Weaver, 82, of Ada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at the Reaper Baptist Church, Elder Charles Miller and the Rev. Victor Crawford will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.

Mr. Weaver died Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at an Ardmore hospital.

He was born May 16, 1930, at Boynton to Henry and Willie Mae Brown Weaver. He attended Banneker Elementary School and Dunbar High School in Okmulgee.

He married Betty Weaver on Sept. 3, 1967. 

Mr. Weaver was employed by Wickham’s Packing Plant and Reeves Packing Plant as a supervisor/foreman until his retirement.

Mr. Weaver was a longtime member of Reaper Baptist Church, where he served as deacon and on the board of trustees. He was also a Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Weaver, of the home; three sons, Michael Rogers, Ada, Eddie “Tunka” Wright, Ada, and Craig Rogers, Ada; four daughters, Tina Rogers, Ada, Carmen Weaver, Ada, Pamelia Ali and husband, Mohamed, Ada, and LaShawn Gallimore and husband Billy, Mesquite, Texas; one sister, Virginia Matthews, Goodyear, Ariz.; two brothers, Henry Weaver Jr., Wewoka, and Johnny Weaver, Ada; a stepbrother, Cleo Barkus, Palo Alto, Calif.; 21 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

Bearers will be Harvey Gray, Kirk Blue, Len Cooper, Ron Brown, Bud Seals, Bobby Smith, Lester Albert, Donald Booker, Walter Grant, William Harrison and Billy Blue Jr. Honorary bearers will be Reggie Seals, Steve Kiel, Tyrone Moore and Billy Joe Walker. Flower bearers will be Nacole Brown, Janisha Johnson, Regina Walker, Sheila King, Twilah Blue, Sharon Quarterman, Sheila Sturgeon and Teresa Snodgrass.

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