Here are the notes I have on file for James Weeks.
Obituary on file at Evans Funeral Home (Shepherd Funeral Home Records)
Mr. Jim Weeks, age 77, pioneer citizen of near Hocoda, died Feb. 10 following an illness of short duration.
Mr. Weeks was a native Alabaman, having resided in the Hacoda community practically all his life.He was loved and respected by all those who knew him.
The deceased is survived by his wife, Mrs. Rebecca Weeks to whom he was married 55 years ago;one brother, Mr. Dobbin Weeks, DeFuniak Springs, one sister, Miss Minnie Weeks, who resided with he and Mrs. Weeks.
Pall bearers were:Francis Thorne, Perry Gay, Ollie Peoples, Wesley Peoples, E. F. Atwell and Loe Lawrence.
Funeral services were conducted at Chapel Hill, Saturday, Feb. 11 at 11:00 a.m.Burial followed in Church Cemetery with Masons in charge.Shepherd Funeral Home directing.
Apparently had no children as none are mentioned in the obituary.
The census info below indicates he was born about 1859/1860
1880 Census for Geneva County AL, page 10, SD4, ED78
Weeks, Jackson, w, m, 50, AL/SC/SC
Sarah, w, f, 48, wife, AL/SC/SC
James W., w, m, 21(maybe 20?), son, AL/AL/AL
Harmon, w, m, 18, son, AL/AL/AL
William J., w, m, 16, son, AL/AL/AL
Daniel J., w, m, 13, son, AL/AL/AL
Jemima (Minnie?(, w, f, 9, dau, AL/AL/AL
Elvy, w, f, 6, dau, AL/AL/AL
Mary, w, f, 3, dau, AL/AL/AL
1870 Census--Page 24, Township 1, 15 Jul 1870, E. R. PorterGeneva County, Alabama
House/Family, Surname, Given Name, Age, Sex, Race, Occupation, Value of Real Estate/ Value of Personal Property, State Of Birth, Other Information.
•F = Farmer •KH = Keeping House •ATH = At Home •ATS = At School •FAL =
167/167 WEEKS, Jackson38 MWF150/320AL
, Sarah36 FWKHAL
, James10 MWATHAL
, Harmon08 MWATHAL
, William06 MWATHAL
, Daniel J.04 MWATHAL
, Neomina01 FWATHAL
1900 Census, Pct 14, Gilmores, Vol 24, SH 12, June 1860, Geneva County
Weeks, James, w, age 39
Rebecca, wife, Nov 1866, age 33, AL
Morgan, James, boarder, Apr 1877, 23, AL
Chapel Hill Cemetery, Covington Co., Al, on Highway 54,surveyed by Tonia Porter and Helen Bartlett5-29-1999
WEEKS, Rebecca no dates
WEEKS, James 6-3-1860 2-10-1939