Beverly Edward Weekley, of Boonville, passed away August 9, 2012 at Cooper County Memorial Hospital in Boonville. He was 85 years old.
Mr. Weekley was born September 1, 1926 in Cooper County, Missouri a son of William G. and Bernice Mellor Weekley. He married Viola May Grapes on September 28, 1946 in Olathe, Kansas. She preceded him in death on October 17, 2004.
Mr. Weekley was raised in the Blackwater, Missouri area and was a World War II veteran serving in the United States Navy. He was a retired masonry construction worker and a member of the Old Lamine Church of Christ.
Survivors include two brothers, Martin Weekley of Buckner, Lewis Weekley of Tipton; a sister, Charlotte Carrico of Marshall; a step-son, Larry Grapes of Texas and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, an infant brother, William G. Weekley, Jr. preceded him in death.
Graveside services with military honors will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, August 12, 2012 at Old Lamine Cemetery located on Lodge Road in Lamine, Missouri. Rev. Douglas Weekley will officiate.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Old Lamine Church of Christ in care of Markland-Yager Funeral Home, P.O. Box 126, New Franklin, Missouri 65274.