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Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - Columbus

4071 Macon Road, Columbus, GA

OBITUARY

Raymond L. Weaver

May 24, 1932January 13, 2020

Raymond L. Weaver, 87, of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Muscogee Manor surrounded by his loving family. Graveside services will be held at 1:00pm on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Main Post Cemetery, with Dr. Tommy A. Henschel officiating.

Raymond was born May 24, 1932 in Mangum, Oklahoma, the son of the late Tom and Hattie Weaver. He married his beautiful wife, Eileen, and they spent many cherished years together. Mr. Weaver served in the Navy, Air Force, and Army, retiring from the Army and enlisting in civil service at Ft. Benning until his retirement in 1991. Raymond was a member of the American Legion Post 121. He had one of the largest collection of novelty radios in the world, featured in many news and magazine articles.

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Eileen Weaver; two brothers, Edgar and Paul Weaver; and one sister, Marie Scalf. Survivors include his three children, Sandra J. Weaver, Edgar D. Weaver, and Kenneth L. Weaver; three grandchildren, Ella Weaver, Callie Rae Ashley (Patrick), and Sydney Poe (Daniel); one sister, Ethelene Weaver.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Columbus Hospice. Striffler-Hamby is entrusted with the arrangements; you may offer your condolences by visiting www.shcolumbus.com

  • FAMILY

  • Sandra J Weaver, Daughter
  • Edgar D. Weaver, Son
  • Kenneth L. Weaver, Son
  • Ella Weaver, Grandchild
  • Callie Rae Ashley (Patrick), Grandchild
  • Sydney Poe (Daniel), Grandchild
  • Ethelene Weaver, Sister
  • Tom Weaver, Father (deceased)
  • Hattie Weaver, Mother (deceased)
  • Eileen Weaver, Wife (deceased)
  • Edgar Weaver, Brother (deceased)
  • Paul Weaver, Brother (deceased)
  • Marie Scalf, Sister (deceased)
  • DONATIONS

  • Columbus Hospice

Services

21 January

Graveside Service

1:00 pm

Main Post Cemetery

66 Custer Road
Fort Benning, Georgia 31905

Memories

Raymond L. Weaver

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Cindy Martin

January 21, 2020

Ken, I hope you know how much I loved Ray. He was the best father- inlaw I could have ever ask for. Ray was the sweetest and the most understanding person ,and was always there for his granddaughter that loved him dearly. She was Papa's girl. The last few days I enjoyed going in and sitting with him and talking. Ray you will be truly missing .
Love, Cindy Martin, Ella Weaver

Ben Nations

January 20, 2020

While I didn’t know Mr. Weaver personally I would like to let Ed and the entire family know how sorry I am for your loss. You are in our prayers.

Michael Walton

January 18, 2020

Remembering all of the great times together with Ray, Eilene, and their family. From the hunting trips, the house in Panama City Beach and to all of the great times celebrating holidays together.

Rest in Peace Ray.

"Throw Papa Down the stairs his hat"

Love Michael, Sandy, Grant and Hannah Walton.

Kristine Walton Duncan

January 16, 2020

Mr. Weaver was truly one of the best men that our family was honored to know and love. Much support and love go to his family. Love you all.

Love,
Krissy, Katelynn and Maddy

Diane Walton

January 16, 2020

Ray was a great friend, father, and husband. Hé was so talented in every aspect. Loved to go junkin and collecting novelty radios. Hé will be missed. Hé is now at peace and with Eileen. Our condolences to all the Weaver Family.
Lové, Dick & Diane Walton

Donna Askeland

January 14, 2020

Sandy,
May the wonderful memories of your father help you through this difficult time and forever more!
Your friend,
Donna Askeland