Phillip LeRoy Weeks, 94, of Hendersonville passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at his residence. Born in Maine he was the son of the late Roy and Gladys York Weeks. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Arley, Thelston and Robert Weeks.
Phillip served in the US Navy during WWII and worked as a contractor throughout his life. He was a devote Christian and a member of the Hendersonville Seventh Day-Adventist Church. After retiring Phillip traveled around the world doing over 25 mission trips building schools and churches with the Maranatha Volunteers International Mission. He was an avid sports fan who loved to play and teach tennis.
Survivors include his loving wife of 72 years, Iva Jeane Bobst Weeks of Hendersonville, two daughters, Sherry Ellen Sabal (Herb) of Lebanon, MA and Bonnie Trim (Richard Barrette) of Davenport, FL; two sons, David LeRoy Weeks of Milwaukee, WI and James Dean Weeks of Clinton, MA; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Dellas McCann of Eugene, OR.
A private memorial service will be held at Fletcher Park Inn.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Hendersonville SDA-Building Fund, 2301 Asheville Hwy. Hendersonville, NC 28791.