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Phyllis K. Weir

July 18, 1951 - March 26, 2015

Obituary


Phyllis K. Weir, 63, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at her home in Conroe, Texas after a four year battle with metastatic colon cancer. She was born July 18, 1951 in her grandparent's bedroom in Courtland, KS to Phil E. (Cork) & Alice K. Weir. Phyllis graduated from Clear Creek High School, League City, TX, in 1969. In 1997, Phyllis suffered a stroke, which left her disabled on her left side. Despite this challenge, she continued to be active in her church and graduated from ITT Technological Institute with...

Phyllis K. Weir, 63, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at her home in Conroe, Texas after a four year battle with metastatic colon cancer. She was born July 18, 1951 in her grandparent's bedroom in Courtland, KS to Phil E. (Cork) & Alice K. Weir. Phyllis graduated from Clear Creek High School, League City, TX, in 1969. In 1997, Phyllis suffered a stroke, which left her disabled on her left side. Despite this challenge, she continued to be active in her church and graduated from ITT Technological Institute with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Drafting and Design in 2005. From 1972 ''' 2002, she was employed by Lufkin-Conroe Telephone Company, TXU and CCI as a Field Draftsman. She retired in 2002 when the entire Engineering Department was dismissed.
Phyllis was an active member of RiverPointe Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school for many years. Despite her disability, she continued to enjoy decorative painting, sewing, and needlepoint.
Phyllis is preceded in death by her parents, Cork & Alice Weir; her brothers, Marion Weir, Howard Weir, and Leonard Weir; & her sister, Kathleen Weir. She is survived by her brothers, Jack Weir & partner Donna Beile, & Charles Weir & wife Lisa; sisters-in-law Karole Weir & Cynthia Weir; nieces & nephews, Jennifer Weir Stevens & nephew-in-law Lee Stevens, April Weir, Shawna Weir Harris & nephew-in-law, Josh Harris, and Justin Weir & daughter Jaidyn Weir; and step-mother, Katie Weir & son, Jimmy & daughter, Kimberly.
A visitation and memorial service will be held from 5 - 7 PM on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at RiverPointe Baptist Church, 700 Gladstell Rd, Conroe, TX 77304. The funeral will be held at RiverPointe Baptist Church on Monday at 11 AM with graveside service at Conroe Memorial Park to follow. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Embracing Hospice at 1-936-662-2084 or the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.