Eva Jean Hooks Weeks, 84, of Silsbee, died Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospitals of Southeast Texas in Beaumont.
She was born on July 1, 1935 in Silsbee, to Evie Luper and Will Hooks. She had worked for Kirby Lumber Company and Georgia Pacific and later in life, she was owner and operator of Weeks Country Store in Silsbee.
Survivors include her children, Debbie Gordon and her husband, Terry; Evevone Kelly and her husband, Jim; James Morse; Joe Morse; Lee Bohler; and John Weeks, Jr, all of Silsbee; sister, Lavone Gordon, of Austin; twelve grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and also, Evelyn Harris and Norman Hooks.
Eva is preceded in death by her husband, John Morgan Weeks, Sr; her parents, Will and Evie Hooks; daughter, Kathy Prine; grandson, Jeremy Prine; great-granddaughter, Callie Stanford; brothers, Warren Hooks and Rayburn Hooks; and sisters, Aline Hooks, Bertie Bigford, Irene Gordon, Lavern Yeagin, and Ima Flowers.
A gathering of Ms. Weeks’ family and friends was from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee. Her graveside service was at 10:00 a.m. today (Wednesday, July 17) at Resthaven Cemetery in Silsbee.