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James Weeks

September 25, 1917 ~ August 18, 2017 (age 99)

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James “Jim” Weeks, 99 years old of Phil Campbell, AL. passed away August 18, 2017.

Visitation will be Monday, August 21, 2017 from 6-8 pm at Akins Funeral Home, Russellville, AL.  Funeral Services will be Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 10 am at Union Hill Methodist Church.  Burial will be at Union Hill Cemetery.  Officiating will be Bro. Darrel Rambo, Bro. Corey Cochran and Bro. Chance Steen.

Jim was a member of Union Hill Methodist Church

Mr. Weeks was born September 25, 1917 in Phil Campbell, AL. to Joe and Zue Weeks.  He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Winnie K. Weeks, children Louise Slagle (Robert) and Alline Brandon (Roland), his siblings Earl Weeks (Maggie), Johnny Weeks and Mary Frances Weeks and his son-in-law Henry Wimberley.

Mr. Weeks is survived by his daughters Elouise Wimberley and Jean Herman (Karl), 18 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren, 23 Great- great Grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

A special thanks to Mitchell Hollingsworth Rehabilitation, Unity Hospice, friends and neighbors for their help and food.

Akins Funeral Home is assisting the family.


 Service Information

August 21, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Akins Funeral Home
13455 Hwy 43
Russellville, AL 35653

Funeral Service
August 22, 2017

10:00 AM
Union Hill Methodist Church
Highway 81
Phil Campbell, AL 35581

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