Franklin D. Weaver Sr-Funeral services will be 12 noon, Saturday, October 21, 2017, at New Hope Baptist Church, for Franklin D. Weaver Sr.,84, Campbell who departed this life on Friday, October 13, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Weaver was born June 3, 1933, in Youngstown, a son of Thomas and Gussie Freeman Weaver Sr. He was an Army veteran, worked for the Ohio State liquor agency, a bus driver for Campbell City School and WRTA retiring after many years of service. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, the former Elvira Miller, whom he married August 28, 1954, children; Franklin (Shirley) Weaver Jr., Sonya (William) Murray, Renee Weaver Smith, Michelle (Dwayne) Thomas, Rashawn Watkins, all of Youngstown, Richard (Earlina) Weaver Sr., of Winston Salem, NC., and Kimberly (Christopher) Blandon of Huntsville, AL., a brother Robert Weaver Sr., of Abbots Fort, WI., 22 grandchildren, 61 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Andre Reeder, a grandson, Franklin Weaver III, siblings; Willa Mae, Vivian, Thomas Sr., George, John, and Willie. Friends may call from 11 am to 12 noon at the church.