Jacob Frank Weaver
November 1, 1947 – February 14, 2020
Jake Frank Weaver,Jr ,72 died at his home on Feb 14,2020. He was a member of the Baptist church. Jake attended the Patterson School in Lanier North Carolina, then transferred to Murrah High School in Jackson, graduating in the Class of 1965. Jake also attended West Palm Beach Jr. College and Miami Dade in Florida.
Jake turned his love and interest in cars into a life-long vocation. He opened Fiberglass Automotive in Jackson,MS specializing in the high caliber restoration of Corvettes. After Jake retired from Fiberglass Automotive, he stayed active restoring and brokering exotic cars such as Ferraris, Aston-Martins, Cobras, and Maseratis.
In his later years, Jake returned to his first automotive love, British classic sports cars. His extensive knowledge and skill made him a valuable member of the English Motoring Club of Mississippi. His interests besides cars were radio control airplanes and ‘60s Soul music.
During his life Jake lived on Brecon Drive in Jackson, in Madison at Lake Lorman and the Canterbury subdivision, and finally in Clinton.
He had many friends all over the world. Jake Weaver Jr. was truly authentic in the best sense of the word. He will be sorely missed by all that knew him.