James Anthony Weir Jr.
January 31, 1929 – September 4, 2018
James Anthony Weir, Jr, (Jim) 89, of Atlanta died September 4, 2018. A native Atlantan, Jim attended North Fulton High School and graduated from the University of Georgia and was a member of the SAE Fraternity and later he was a longtime member of The Buckhead Boys. Jim worked for over 40 years for AT& T and later for the State of Georgia. He was an expert in logistical communications and retired at the age of 75. A lifetime member of Ansley Golf Club, he was an avid golfer and a life long Bulldog fan. Jim’s first priority was his family and his unbridled love for his bride, Mary. He was a dedicated grandfather and rarely missed a school performance or a lacrosse or football game. Preceded in death by his son, James Anthony Weir, III, (Jimmy) in 1981, he is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary H. Weir, daughter and son-in-law, Alex Weir Taylor, (Richard), grandchildren, Cole and Bailey Taylor, nephew William (Bill) Bennett (Patty). A private service for the family will be held. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Marist School in support of the Marist Priests due to their kindness and help to the family during the loss of Jimmy Weir, www.marist.com/online giving, 3790 Ashford Dunwoody Road, NE, Atlanta, Georgia, 30319 or to the UGA Foundation, give.uga.edu/ commit , 394 S. Milledge Ave, Athens, Georgia, 30602.
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