J Lloyd Weeks

Published 2:10 pm Wednesday, February 19, 2020

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J Lloyd Weeks, 90 , devoted husband, loving father, and world class optimist, entered into eternal rest on February 11, 2020. 


He was married for 66 years to his wife, Margaret. He loved taking care of her, being outdoors, playing with family, fishing/shrimping, baking, and tending to his many gardens. Ever young-at-heart, he sank a 20’ putt at age 89 at Harmon Field. He is described as kind, a pure soul, humble, family oriented, a giver, playful and overall a good man whose happiness was contagious. 

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He was born in Charleston on August 2, 1929, the son of the late Lawrence Elmore Weeks and Claudia Butler Weeks. He is preceded in death by 4 siblings. He helped found Epworth Methodist Church in Charleston, SC, was a member of Epworth Methodist church in Epworth, GA and attended Tryon United Methodist Church in Tryon, NC. In lieu of flowers and a service, donations may be made to the United Methodist Committee on Relief at https://www.umcmisson.org/umcor/give.


He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Lloyd is survives buy his four children, 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, 1 brother, and several nieces and nephews.