Jackie N. Weaver, of Morris Chapel, was born on June 16, 1935, the son of the late Joe Neal and Gladys Morris Weaver. On Dec. 19, 1957, he was united in marriage to Delberta Rose Chard, who preceded him in death on Sept. 5, 2015.
Jackie departed this life on Tuesday, Jan. 2, at the age of 82 years, 6 months and 17 days.
Jackie worked as an engineer for Caterpillar before retiring. He served his country in the United States Army. During his time in the United States Army, Jackie served in Korea for 16 months.
Jackie is survived by his grandchildren, Nena Weaver, Bruce Weaver and Sheila Franks, and his great-grandchildren, Rosanna Gamble, Triston Gamble, Austin Franks, Micheal Franks, Matthew Franks, Navi Weaver and Ivan Weaver.
In addition to his wife and parents, Jackie was preceded in death by his children, Roy Weaver and Barbara Weaver; sister, Carol White; and brother, Buster Weaver.
Services were held on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah. Burial followed in Milledgeville Cemetery at Milledgeville.
Dorothy Brewer, of Adamsville, departed this life on Saturday, Jan. 6, at the age of 93 years, 2 months and 18 days.
She was born on Oct. 19, 1924, in Hardeman County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Edgar Lee and Nona Vaughn Taylor. On July 16, 1975, she was united in marriage to George P. Brewer, who preceded her in death on Aug. 22, 1978.
Dorothy had worked as a machine operator at Garan Factory. She attended Christian Assembly Pentecostal Church in Adamsville. Dorothy enjoyed hunting, fishing and crossword puzzles. She always took care of her friends, and enjoyed taking them to the doctor and being their caregiver.
Dorothy is survived by her son, Jerry Ganus and wife Doris; grandchild, Sondra Thorne; and great-grandchild, Lydia Thorne.
In addition to her husband and parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her brother, Ed Taylor; and sister, Peggy Taylor McCoy.
Services were held on Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with W.D. McCollum officiating. Burial followed in Crump Cemetery.