Grady Milton Weems, a native of Dalton, GA and a resident of Fairhope, AL, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at his residence surrounded by family and friends.
Grady retired from Delta Airlines after 31 years of service as a commercial pilot, flying both domestic and international. Grady served in the United States Air Force. He attended the University of Georgia and was a huge Dawg Fan. He was an awarded archer, an avid golfer and fly fisherman. He loved the time he spent living in Montana.
Grady is survived by his best friend and loving wife of 41 years, Jimmie Sue Shuman Weems; daughters, Lisa (Ken) Boatwright and Elaina (Mike) Ramey; son, Andy (Lisa) Weems; 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; along with his two devoted caregivers, Jane Carlson and Shannon Martinez. Also left to cherish his memory is his best friend, Larry Walker of Nashville, TN; and his brother-in-law, Tim Shuman. Grady was preceded in passing by his beloved Lucy, Bella and Gitta.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, July 23, 2022, at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road in Daphne, AL, at 3:00 PM. There will be a time of visitation beginning at 2:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to The Baldwin Humane Society at http://baldwinhumane.kindful.com
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.