Charles S. Weir(1928 - 2013)

Charles S. Weir, age 84 of Panama City, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 in the Bay Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Charles was born Dec. 17, 1928 in Hedgesville, W.V., to the late Harvey Coleman and Ruth (Speck) Weir. He was a resident of Panama City, for the past nine and a half years, coming from Graceville where he preceded from West Palm Beach, for 20 years. Mr. Weir had owned multiple auto part stores in Palm Beach County and retired as an auto parts and welding supply salesman. He was a former president of the South Florida Automotive Association and served in the National Guard. He was a member of the Moss Hill Methodist Church near Vernon and a former member of the Campbellton United Methodist Church, his belief was "Everything you do, you do as unto the Lord".
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Evelyn B. Weir of Panama City; one son, Harvey Charles Weir and wife Mary of Panama City; two brothers, William Weir of Camden, S.C. and Thomas Weir of Winnsboro, S.C.; three grandchildren, Charles Harvey Weir, Noah Weir and Emma Weir. Charles was also more of a brother, than brother-in-law to Rose Madelyn, Evelyn's sister, and more of a father figure to Elliott, Ross and Rebecca, than an uncle.
Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 14 in the Moss Hill Methodist Church.
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Oct. 16, 2013