James H. “Jim” Weeks, age 93, of Morristown went home to be with his Savior on August 15, 2020. He is survived by his wife, Audrey Wilds Weeks; daughters, Jackie (John) Rice and Debra (Steve) Cruey; two grandchildren, Katie Kanipe-Noe and Michael Hulick; one great-granddaughter, Audrey Noe, as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was born in Babson Park, FL on July 31, 1927 to Lizzie and Brewster Weeks. He had five siblings, Ophelia, Raymond, Oveida, Gladys and Stanley who all preceded him in death.
Jim served in the US Army from 1952 to 1954. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church where he taught Sunday School, worked with the youth, served on the bus ministry, was a member of the Friendly Neighbors and served as Deacon. He retired from American Enka in 1981.
The family will receive friends at Bethel Baptist Church (330 Bethel Road) from 5:00–7:00pm on Thursday, August 20, 2020 prior to his memorial service at 7:00 pm with Reverends James Williams and Shane Johnston presiding. Presentation of military honors and graveside service will be held 11:00 am Friday, August 21, 2020 in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. All friends and family are invited to attend.
Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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