Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Burnell Weaver

Mrs. Burnell Weaver, 77, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Thursday, November 7, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 8, 2013, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Joe Weaver officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 8, at Turnage Chapel Cemetery in Foxworth, Mississippi.

Mrs. Weaver was born September 19, 1936, to Virgil and Pauline Turnage Goleman. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Gloster, Mississippi, and she retired from a career in retail sales.

Mrs. Weaver is survived by her daughters, Jeanette Watson and Annette Weaver of West Point, Mississippi; and Heather Guest (Josh) of Madison, Mississippi; and her sons, Jimmy Weaver (Vicki) of Liberty, Mississippi; Jeff Weaver (Debby) of Gloster, Mississippi; and Chris Weaver (Steve Cochran) of West Point. She is also survived by her sisters, Ann Ellingburg and Mona Dempsey; and Judy Eaves (Hank) all of Louisville; and her brother, Charles Goleman (Ann) of Petal, Mississippi. She is also survived by four grandchildren: Joe Weaver (Jenny); Dewayne Weaver (Tiffany); Laurie Johnson (James); and Melissa Weaver. She has seven great-grandchildren: Jacob Weaver, Julia Weaver, Gracie Guest, Caleb Guest, Ethan Johnson, Destiny Weaver, and Jason Weaver. Mrs. Weaver was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Weaver; her parents; her sisters, Betty Kirk and Frances Underwood; her brother, Kenneth Ray Goleman; and her son-in-law, John Watson.

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at