Raymond Rogerdale 'Darrell' Weathers
Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:25 AM
LAURENS — Raymond Rogerdale
“Darrell” Weathers, 69, of 315 Southview Drive, and husband of Janice
Brown Weathers, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Greenville
Born in Gray Court, he was the son of the late
Charles Raymond and Fannie Grace Ross Weathers. A retired SC National
Guard veteran, Mr. Weathers was a member of Second Baptist Church, where
he was a former deacon, sound technician, and member of the Knights of
the King Sunday School Class. Mr. Weathers was a faithful volunteer with
the Laurens City Fire Department for 38 years and coordinated the
tractor show and “farm days” for Squealin on the Square. He was a
devoted husband, loving father, and Papa.
In addition to his wife, he
is survived by daughters, Julie Weathers Wideman and husband Jeff and
Joy Weathers Driggers and husband Phillip all of Greenwood; sister,
Edwina Weathers DuPre and husband Jack of Rock Hill; mother-in-law,
Mildred Brown of Laurens; brother-in-law, Steve Hinton of Gray Court;
and grandchildren, Savannah Wideman, Anna Grace Cox, and Noah Driggers.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Joyce Weathers Hinton and father-in-law, Robert Lewis Brown.
services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at Second
Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. J.D. Shiflet with burial in Forest
Lawn Cemetery, with Fireman Honors.
The family will be at the home and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
may be made to Second Baptist Church, 416 Fleming St., Laurens, SC
29360; or to the Laurens City Fire Department, 411 Mill St., Laurens, SC
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.