Weaver Ledbetter

Apr 11, 2014

1925 — 2014

LEICESTER — Weaver James Ledbetter, 88, passed away Friday, April 10, 2014, at the Brian Center.

A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Volney and Savannah Sharp Ledbetter.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Mandy Melinda Huffman.  He enjoyed the spring time when he could grow his garden and dig ramps.  Weaver was a family man and loved each and every one.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Laura Dills Ledbetter; two daughters, Teresa Alice Ledbetter, of New Smyrna, Florida, and Cathy Ledbetter, of Leicester; two sons, Robin Ledbetter (Shelia), of Asheville, and David Ledbetter, of Leicester; three sisters, Hazel Summey and Rosa Lee Brookshire, both of Canton, and Mary Lee Emory, of Marshall; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.  Friends may call on the family at the home.

For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.