November 6, 1933 ~ April 27, 2019

Born in: Canal Point, Fl.
Resided in: Sylva, North Carolina

Dr. L Trevette Weeks, Sr. of Sylva, North Carolina passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at St. Josephs Hospital in Ashville, North Carolina.

Mr. Weeks was born in Canal Point, Florida to the late Jacob Guilford Weeks and Venera Barnes Weeks. He was a graduate of the Florida Baptist Seminary also earning a Master’s degree and a Doctorate from Luther Rice Seminary.

He is survived by his wife, Joann Sheppard Weeks, three children, L Trevette Weeks, Jr., David Inman Weeks, Margie Ann Bolton and her husband Donald Bolton, three sisters, Christina Woods, Yvonne Guerry and Elaine Wright, four grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held in Canal Point, Florida at the Canal Point Baptist Church on Saturday, May 4th at 11:00 am with Pastor Harry L. Sheppard officiating. Burial will follow at the Port Mayaca Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Friday May 3rd from 6:00 pm to 8:00pm at the Glades Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers memorials maybe made to the Canal Point Baptist Church.

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  1. Trevette Weeks was the love of my life. He was the most wonderful person I ever have know, also a wonderful father of three children. He preached the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ and lived his life according to the Word of God. He was my husband of seventy years.

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