Mamie E. Height Weaver Young Funeral Home
Mrs. Mamie E. Height Weaver died March 20 at Riverside Nursing Home. The daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William (Ola Mae Blackman) Height Sr., she was born in 1929 in Birmingham, Ala. She was educated in the Newton County Public School System and loved school and learning. She joined Bethlehem Baptist Church at an early age and participated in the Music Ministry (Senior Choir and Gospel Choir) and the Nurses Guild. She was married to the late Ralph Walker and the late Otis Weaver. Mrs. Weaver had a special touch for creating tasty dishes with a variety of foods. She could take a morsel and make it a meal. Her talents and her skills and creative food were extended during her employment in the New- ton County School’s Food Service Program. During the summer vacation, she managed the Summer Feeding and Enrichment refreshments at Bethlehem Baptist Church.
Surviving are her son Otis Lamar Weaver; granddaughter Shanquaniece Mark; sister Mrs. Georgia Mae Pitts of Covington; brother Mr. and Mrs. William (Sara) Height Jr. of Decatur; sisters-in-law Miriam Avery and Mary Height, both of Covington; a host of nieces, nephews, other loving relatives and dear friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Pastor H.K. Benton Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at New Covington Cemetery. Visitation will be at Young Funeral Home from noon to 9 p.m. today, March 23, family hour from 7 to 8 p.m.