Bruce Ernest Weavil
Bruce Ernest Weavil
  • August 12, 1919 - April 7, 2017
  • High Point, North Carolina

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High Point, N.C. - Bruce E. Weavil , 97, passed away on April 7, 2017, at Westchester Manor. He was born on August 12, 1919 in Davidson County to Ernest and Vada Hastings Weavil. He married Nancy Hayworth, the love of his life, on December 16 , 1939. He honorably served his country during WWII in the Heavy Artillery Division. After being discharged from the Army he worked as a salesman for Vick Paint Company and later Huffman Paint Company where he had a reputation throughout High Point as a master of color mixing. Bruce was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, 3 brothers, 3 sisters and a great granddaughter. Bruce is survived by his son Jeff Weavil and spouse Chippy of Winston-Salem: his son Steve Weavil and spouse B.B. of Fort Mill, S.C.; a sister Helen Starns of High Point; a brother James Weavil of Winston-Salem; 3 grandaughters; 3 great grandsons and 2 great granddaughters.

A visitation will be held on Monday, April 10, 2017, at 11 am at Christ United Methodist Church, 1300 N University Pkwy, High Point, NC 27262. The funeral service will be at 12 noon. Burial will follow at Floral Garden Memorial Park, 1730 English Road,, High Point, NC 27262. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Christ United Methodist Church or Hospice of the Piedmont.

Sechrest Funeral Service is honored to serve the Weavil Family.