December 16, 2012
MILLPORT, Ala. — Jerome “Jerry” Weathers, 83, died Dec. 13, 2012, at Druid City Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Services are Monday at 11 a.m. at Kennedy Baptist Church with Bros. Donnie Messer, Grant Webb, Keith Martin and Danny Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Millport City Cemetery. Visitation is today from 6-8 p.m. at Dowdle Funeral Home. Mr. Weathers was born in Millport to the late Marvin and Reby Loftis Weathers. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a state highway department district engineer for 45 years. He was a member of Kennedy Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Johnny Weathers. He is survived by his wife, Linda M. Weathers of Millport; sons, Barry J. Weathers, Gary Kyle Weathers and Keith A. Weathers; sisters, Dorothy Fields, Shirley Key, Toni Shaw and Wanda Williams; brothers, Milard Weathers, Terry Weathers, Max Weathers and Ricky Weathers; three grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Britton Powell, Trevor Messer, Randy Averette, Brad Williams, Daryl Fields, Ricky Messer, Brandon Weathers and Tim Price.