Funeral services for Myrtle Weaver Valentine will be held Monday, June 08, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the James F. Webb Funeral Home Chapel in Newton with Rev. Paul DeMoney and Rev. Tommy Anderson officiating. Burial will be in the Sharon Cemetery. James F. Webb Funeral Home in Newton is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Valentine, 87, of Newton, died Friday, June 05, 2009, at Newton Regional Hospital. She was a native and lifelong resident of Newton County. She was a retired factory worker with the Sunbeam Corporation. She was a member of Lawrence Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son: Billy (Janice) Valentine of Conehatta; daughters: Sara (Hansel) Willis of Newton; Patty Sue (Ernest) Gibbs of Lawrence; her brother: Joe (Lenora) Weaver of Lake; her sisters: Patty (Charles) Baucum of Huntsville, AL; and Mary Sue Thrash of Mobile, AL; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews;
She was preceded in death by her husband: Elton Valentine, and her parents: Edgar and Lille Gibbs Weaver.
Pallbearers will be Shannon Bates, Chris Tadlock, Chad Hillman, Shannon Bagley, Jared Lanier, and Mark Willis. Honorary Pallbearer will be Keith Willis.