|Birth: ||Aug. 22, 1895|
|Death: ||Sep. 24, 1979|
Services for the Rev. John W. Meriweather, 84, Oak Grove, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Christian County with the Rev. Richard L. White officiating Burial will be in Cave Spring Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 8 until 9 tonight at Hooker Funeral Home in Clarksville, Tenn.
Mr. Meriweather died Friday at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. after an illness.
A Montgomery County, Tenn., native he was born Aug. 22, 1895, the son of James and Sally Perkins Meriweather. He was a retired minister, having held pastorates at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Cadiz. McCarroll Hill Baptist Church in Christian County, and Cabin Row Baptist Church in Montgomery County.
He was a member of Middle Tennesse and Cumberland River Baptist associations.
Survivors include his wife, Elnora G. Dennis Meriweather; four sons, Charlie G., Alonzo and Alingo, all of Oak Grove, and Jerry O. Meriweather, Hopkinsville; three daughters, Cynthia Reeves, Indianapolis, Ind., Rosa Anderson, Clarksville, and Gracie Quarles, this city; a sister, Corine Outlaw, St. Louis, Mo.; 17 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Jerry Dee Meriwether (1926 - 1997)*
Alonzo Meriwether (1929 - 1995)*
Alinzo Meriwether (1929 - 1994)*
Gracie L Meriweather Quarles (1936 - 1987)*
Note: No Headstone
Cave Spring Cemetery
Created by: Terri
Record added: Jul 13, 2012
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