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.