Elton “Leon” Weeks, 82, of Star City, passed away March 14, 2021 at East Point Nursing and Rehab in Star City.

He was born May 14, 1938 in Palmyra. He enjoyed cutting grass and tending to his yard. He loved being outdoors, loved animals and enjoyed feeding the deer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie Martin and Ethel Collins Weeks; and a sister, Marie Cash.

Survivors include a brother, Charles Weeks of Oregon; four sisters, Dolly Wallace of Pine Bluff, Sue Spakes of Kemp, Texas, Virginia Mitchell of Balch Springs, Texas and Elmyra Phillips of Star City; and many nieces, nephews and extended family.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, March 18 at 10 a.m. at Palmyra Cemetery with Bro. Chip Wallace and Bro. Steve Spakes officiating. Visitation is Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. at the cemetery.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Sign the online guestbook at griffinfuneralservice.net.