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
The only brother I ever had. Love you
Mrs. June and family – We’re so sorry for your loss, but have to be happy for Mr. Walt. All of you are very dear to us,and we’ll keep praying for you. Please let us know any time if there’s anything else we can do for you!! Love you much!!
Lisa, Dale and family. So sorry about your loss. Prayers coming your way today and in the days to follow..
So sorry I didn’t attend, I had no idea until noon today. I would have been there, for you girl!
So sorry for your loss:( He was a really good friend to Dad & Mom ( Joe & Mary Hall Gibbins)