Jarvis E. Weeks, 84, of Bettie, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 8, 2019, at his home.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, 2019, at Munden Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Taylor Mills.
Mr. Weeks served our country in the United States Coast Guard and the Reserves. He was passionate about helping young people succeed in life and volunteered with the Jaycees for a number of years. He was well known in the community as the Manager at Sunshine Cleaners where he worked for 34 years. Mr. Weeks enjoyed being outdoors and especially enjoyed spending time in his garden, fishing, and going to the Morehead City Curb Market where he and Glenn were vendors. Mr. Weeks will be remembered as a very kindhearted man who loved people and was always willing to help a friend in need or even a stranger he just met.
He is survived by his loving wife, Betty Weeks of the home; daughters, Wanda Conway and husband Tom of Newport, Donna Greene of Jacksonville and Debbie Morris; sons, Jarvis Earl Weeks, Jr. of Newport and Sammy Weeks of Newport; brother, Leroy Weeks and wife Betsy of Morehead City; niece and nephews, Karen Burton and husband Mike of Burgaw, Gray Weeks Jr. of Raleigh and Robin Weeks of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Maggie Hayes Delany and husband Brian of Cincinnati, OH; great-granddaughter, Caroline Delany of Cincinnati, OH; and grand-dog, Jaxon; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Arrenn Boyce; father, Samuel Weeks; sisters, Bessie Smith, Mabel Morris and Irene Davis; and brothers, John Duffy Weeks and Marvin Powers.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Masonic Home for Children at 600 College St., Oxford, NC 27565, Ann Street United Methodist Church at 417 Ann St., Beaufort, NC 28516 or ECU Medical Health Sciences Foundation at 600 Moye Blvd., Greenville, NC 27834.
Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at www.mundenfuneralhome.net
Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory in Morehead City, NC.
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Masonic Home for Children
600 College St., Oxford NC 27565
Ann Street United Methodist Church
417 Ann St., Beaufort NC 28516
ECU Medical Health Sciences Foundation
600 Moye Blvd., Greenville NC 27834