Miles Weaver, 76, of Jasper, Texas, died on Monday, May 9, 2011. He was born Feb. 4, 1935.
A native of Houston and a former resident of Floresville and Vernal, Utah, he had resided in Jasper since 2002. Miles graduated from Jasper High School in 1951 and served in the U.S. Army from 1958-60.
Miles was a general manager for S.F. Phosphates for more than 20 years. He loved to hunt, fish, and ride motorcycles all over the Western United States and Canada.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Isabelle Weaver; his daughter, Paige Coston; and his grandson, Orrin Coston.
Miles is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lynn McGee Weaver; his daughter, Sharon Weaver Shaver and husband Dewayne of Jasper; and his brother, Clyde Lane Weaver of Jasper. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Amber Shaver Orchosky, Ashlee Shaver, Autumn Shaver Fruge, and William Daniel Iles.
A visitation was held on Friday, May 13, from 5-8 p.m. in the Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home in Jasper.
A funeral service was held on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Jasper.
Interment followed in the Ebenezer Cemetery in Jasper.
Memorials may be made to the Fallen Bikers Association, 10107 Quaker Ave., Suite 100, Lubbock, TX 79424 or the Wounded Warriors Association, P.O. Box 51, Lewes, DE 19958.