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Lucius Henry Weeks, Jr.

Lucius Henry Weeks, Jr.
  • August 17, 1932 - July 4, 2013
  • Travelers Rest, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to;
  • Paladin Club c/o Furman University
    3200 Poinsett Hwy
    Greenville, SC 29613
  • Memorials may be made to ;
  • Furman Baseball Sports Complex
    3200 Poinsett Hwy
    Greenville, SC 29613

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“I will miss Lucius and all his antics while we were at Furman and St. Andrews High School. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jack Brantley - Waynesboro, GA

“carole, so sorry to hear of lucius passing, luann justin an i will never forget the time we spent with you two on our way to florida,we still laugh...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: bobby moody - st petersburg, FL

“Carol and Family, I was so sorry to hear of Lucius's passing. I will always remember our visit and guided tour of Furman University. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Janice Moody - Falls Church, VA

“Lucius was a true Paladin baseball fan and we are so grateful to have met him. He will always be fondly remembered. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Mark, Lisa & Nick Hollstegge - OH

“Rest in peace Luke. I will hold dear the memories of your friendship. SK ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“To all Lucius' children and family: I have such fond memories of your dad and your mon in the early '70's. We had such a wonderful time just...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Blanche Matthews - Cllinton, SC

“Wesley, Danny, Henry and Cile,I was so sad to hear of your dad's passing. I have such fond memories of our times together in Pilgrim's Point! You...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Henry & Family: I was so sorry to hear about your father's passing. I know this is a very sad and difficult time for you and your family. You have...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Sharon Frazier - Greenville, SC

“He will be sorely missed by his Furman family and friends. I enjoyed knowing you Lucius. You were a wonderful new friend and a true Paladin. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Marthabelle and EW Rabon - Easley, SC


Lucius Henry Weeks, Jr., 80, of Traveler's Rest, SC, formerly of Charleston, SC, husband of Carol Moody Weeks, entered into eternal rest Thursday, July 4, 2013. His graveside funeral service will be held Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Live Oak Memorial Gardens at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Charleston, SC.

Lucius was born August 17, 1932 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Lucius Henry Weeks, Sr. and Eunice Reeves Weeks. He was a graduate of St. Andrews High School, Furman University where he served as Kappa Alpha Fraternity President, LSU School of Banking, and served as a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Lucius was Senior Vice President of South Carolina National Bank and retired as President and CEO of Landmark First National Bank in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. His community service included Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce President, Fort Lauderdale American Heart Association President, Lifetime Furman University Advisory Board Member, and Founder of the Furman University Order of the Paladin. He was a charter member of Ashley River Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 15 years; three sons, Daniel L. Weeks of Lake Isabella, CA, Wesley P. Weeks and wife, Michelle, of Coconut Creek, FL and Lucius H. Weeks, III of Arlington, VA; a daughter, Lucile W. Nelson and husband, John, of Mt. Pleasant, SC; five grandchildren, John and Joseph Lucius Nelson, Christopher Piric and Wesley D. Weeks, and Sarah Weeks; a sister, Gloria W. Fennell and nephew, John O. Fennell, both of Charleston, SC; and an aunt, Alma Easterling, of Charleston, SC.

Memorials may be made to Paladin Club, c/o Furman University, 3200 Poinsett Hwy., Greenville, SC 29613 and/or Furman Baseball Sports Complex, 3200 Poinsett Hwy., Greenville, SC 29613.