Durham Sun Newspaper
January 24, 1979
Durant Vernon Weaver, 52 of Rt 2, Box 582, Hillsborough Rd died Tuesday in Durham County General Hospital following an extended illness.
He was an electrician and a life-long resident of Durham County. He was a member of the Methodist Church.
The funeral will be held at 3PM today in Clements Funeral Chapel by the Rev Lawrence Knott. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park.
Surviving are one daughter, Karen Chasak of Oklahoma City, OK, one son Gary Wayne Weaver of Durham, three sisters, Mrs. Shirley Metz of Bakersville, Ca, Mrs. Rowena Shives of Norfolk, VA and Mrs. Flora Foreman of Durham: three brothers Garland Weaver and Winifred Weaver both of Greensboro and Ed Weaver of Durham and two grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Robert Garrard, Leonard Moore, L G Holleman, Frank Baker, Marion Dempsey and Claiborne Brady.