James Walter Weaver, 74, of Heber Springs went to be with the Lord Tuesday, February 16, 2016. He was born on February 11, 1942 to James Buford and Ruby Weaver.
Walter is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Donald; one grandson, Michael. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, June Weaver; daughters, Lisa (Dale) Woodall of Austin, Lana Poe of Heber Springs; son, Tim Hayes of Cabot. Also surviving, sister, Linda Calvert of Cabot; brother Tommy Weaver of Linden Alabama; four grandchildren, Anthony Woodruff, Matthew (Katie) Woodall, Levi (Brooke) Woodall, Adam Woodall; two great- grandchildren, and his faithful dog, Scottie.
He was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, and was instrumental in starting the Mountaintop Cowboy Church. For several years he grew the biggest garden in Pine Snag Community and was loved by all.
His family would like to thank the staff and caring employees of White County LTACH that cared for Walt towards the end.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 19 at 2:00 p.m., Pleasant Valley Baptist Church 2054 Good Springs Road Heber Springs with interment immediately following. Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m. on Friday at the Church prior to the service.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street Jacksonville. www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com