Luberta “Bert” Weese, 74

Bert Weese

Luberta “Bert” Weese, 74, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at East Georgia Regional Hospital in Statesboro, Georgia.

Bert was born on March 31, 1943 in Hampton, Iowa to Ray and Carol (McAfee) Elphic. She retired from Fisher Controls in Marshalltown, Iowa. Bert was a member of the Stars and Stripes Quilting Club. She attended church at Marne Chapel on Ft. Stewart.

Bert was a very loving and dedicated mother and grandmother. “Nana”, as most called her, could always be found at the softball/baseball field cheering on her grandchildren and all of the other children playing ball. She was a very giving and caring person, she was one of a kind. Nana will be dearly missed by her family, friends and many others in the community, where she was greatly loved.

Survivors: daughter, Sherrie Struble (Jeff), of Hinesville, Georgia; son, Terry Purdy (Laura), of Foley, Alabama; grandchildren, Jordan Struble, Jacob Struble, Seth Struble, all of Hinesville, Georgia, Jamie Purdy, of Foley, Alabama and Shawn Garr, of Kiel, Wisconsin; brother Wilbert Elphic, of Loveland, Colorado; sister in law, Donna Elphic, of Phoenix, Arizona; brother and sister in law, Jack and Judy Weese, of LeGrand, Iowa; nieces and nephews, Melodie Fort and Carolyn Hudman, both of Phoenix, AZ, Cindy Weese Patterson, Kevin Weese and Mark Weese, all of LeGrand, IA, Daisy Buzzard Patterson, of Garnett, KS and Jonathan Elphic, of Hampton, IA; great nieces, Paige Hudman, Samantha Fort and Hayden Fort.

Visitation: One hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Funeral: A memorial service will be held on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Thomas L. Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Flemington with Chaplain Andy Nix officiating.

Thomas L. Carter Funneral Home is in charge of arrangements.