June 24, 2016
STARKVILLE — Willis Weaver, 87, died June 13, 2016, in Meridian. Services were Saturday, June 18, at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer MB Church. Burial followed at Fox Cemetery. Visitation was Friday, June 17, from noon-6 p.m. at West Memorial Funeral Home. He is survived by his wife, Rutha Mae Weaver; son, Theodis Weaver of Starkville; daughters, Pearl Turnipseed of Starkville and Willie Mae Brady of Lawrenceville, Georgia; brothers, James Weaver of Starkville and R.L. Weaver of St. Louis, Missouri; sister, Annie Lottie Petty of St. Louis, Missouri; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.