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Obituary - Mr. John Edward “Pimp” Weaver
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel
Mr. John Edward “Pimp” Weaver
Mr. John Edward “Pimp” Weaver, age 66, of Statesboro, Ga., passed peacefully at his residence Friday morning, January 1, 2021.
    John, as he was affectionately known to all, was born in Statesboro, Ga., to the late Mr. Horace Weaver and Mrs. Laura Bell Mathis Weaver.
    He attended the Bulloch County Schools and was a former gifted tailor and clothing designer. His patented name for his clothing line was “Pimp”.
    He is preceded in death by his two brothers, Mr. Horace Weaver Jr. and Mr. George Mathis.
    He leaves to cherish his memories: his children, Brandon Jontia Davis Sr., Brittiny Nickel; his grandchildren, Brandon Jontia Davis Jr., Romon Nickel Jr. and Treston Davis; his three sisters, Della Mathis of Savannah, Ga.; Mamie (Robert) Leek of Macon, Ga.; Angela Reddick of Statesboro, Ga.; his two brothers, the Rev. Charles (Pastor Cecile) Weaver of Portal, Ga.; and Willie (Gayla) Weaver of Statesboro, Ga.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and lots of friends.
    A celebration of life service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at Grady Street Park. The Rev. Charles Weaver will be giving words of comfort.
    *As a recommendation by the CDC due to COVID-19, we will adhere to social-distancing and we are requiring that a mask be worn if you plan to attend the celebration of life service.*
    For those unable to attend, the service will be live-streamed via Facebook at
    Friends may sign the online register book at
    If you choose to send flowers to the family through our floral store, an independent florist will make delivery according to your instructions.
    Final arrangements have been entrusted to Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc.

Statesboro Herald, January 5, 2021
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