Funeral services for the Rev. Elijah Weatherton Jr. will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. John E. Tellis officiating. Open visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m., Friday, April 10, 2015 at Benevolent Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Pringer Place Cemetery.
Elijah Weatherton Jr. was born Sept. 24, 1945 to the late Elijah Weatherton Sr. and Lizzie Webb Weatherton in Sibley.
Elijah was an honor student at Central High School in Dubberly and graduated in