He was a retired telephone engineer for GTE/Verizon and served in the Royal British Navy during World War II.
Mr. Weston is survived by his wife, Mildred E. Weston of the home; one son, Scott Weston and wife Tracy of Vilas; one granddaughter, Taylor Weston of Vilas, one grandson, Justin Weston of Bluefield, West Virginia and two brothers-in-law Charles Edwin Isaacs and wife Aleta of Boone and Glenn Isaacs and wife Carol of Granite Falls. He is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Lional, Roy, and Bill Weston.Funeral services for Edward Weston were conducted Sunday afternoon, May 4, 2014, at 2 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel.
The body layed in state, at the chapel, from 1 until 2 o'clock. Officiating was Pastor John Padgett. Burial followed in the White Cemetery. The family received friends Sunday afternoon, from 1 until 2 o'clock, at the funeral home, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Medi Home Hospice, 136 Furman Road, Suite 2, Boone, North Carolina, 28607. Online condolences may be sent to the Weston family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.