GASTONIA - Mildred Lucille McVickers Weaver, 76, passed away peacefully on Nov. 9, 2012.
She was a native of Gaston County, born Sept. 3, 1936, to the late Albert and Lillian Black McVickers.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 57 years, Teddy Delano Weaver Sr.
She was a devoted wife and a loving mother to five children. She was blessed with 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Teresa Buckley (Denver), Debbie Noah (Johnny), Pamela "Penny" Weaver, Pat Sny-der (Richard) and Teddy Weaver Jr. (Tina) and special sisters-in-law, Gladys Lail and Faye Smrz.
The family will receive friends from 2:30 until 3:30 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home
A life celebration service will be held 3:30 p.m. Sunday 11 in the Chapel of Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home with the Revs. Dickie Spargo and Dale Lawing officiating.
Interment will be at Westview Gardens Bessemer City with the releasing of the doves.
The family would like to thank the staff of Robin Johnson House and Gaston Memorial Hospital for the tender care she received.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Rd Gas-tonia, 704-864-5144.