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Eugenia Himie Shannon-Weeks

Sunrise: December 7, 1932 - Sunset: July 24, 2015
Mommie you are our angel, forever loved, never forgotten. You took your flight into Jesus’ arms!

The Weeks, Shannon, Russell, and Jones families announce with profound sadness the peaceful home-going of our loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and cousin Eugenia Himie Shannon Weeks. This sad event occurred on Friday, July 24, 2015 at her Staten Island, New York residence.  Eugenia Himie was predeceased by her husband, J. Edmund Weeks, Sr., and her sisters, Mary Russell-Doe and Josephine Russell-Eastman.

She leaves to mourn her death her children: Hyla B. Weeks, Lewis T. Pierre (Charlotte), Eunice Weeks-Martin, R. Joanna Weeks Reeves, Charles Weeks, J. Edmund Weeks Jr (Juanita)., Marietta Moore (Sando), Alexander Karpeh, Fanny A. Weeks, Rev. Christian T. Weeks (Felicia) and Irener M. Weeks  all of the United States and Liberia respectively. Twenty-one grandchildren: Acquila; Louisa (Alexander); Timothy, Eugene, Edmund; Ansu, Jimah, Eugenia (Frejus), Lischen (Leo); Jonita, Edmund III;  Gallone, Joshua, Sando, Nesse; Pukie, Teta, Farai; Lauren; Thanks-Jesus; and Alfred. Seven great grand-children:  Spencer, Maaziah, Jordan, Tim, Nathan, Emmanuel and Grace.

She also leaves to mourn her death two sisters: Zine Gray of Liberia and Rev. Sarah Perry (Isaac Perry) of the USA, a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, in-laws and friends both of the USA and Liberia respectively
Mommie, Grandma, Big-Mommie, Teta-Himie, Teta, Cousin Eugenia, Aunt-Teta, Eugenia as she was affectionately called will be greatly missed by all who came in contact with her sweet loving, caring, and gentle spirit. Mommie you are our angel, forever loved, never forgotten.  May her soul rest in perfect peace.

Homegoing Service:

Wake Keeping
Friday, August 21, 2015
Time: 6:00 to 11:00 P. M.
Christian Pentecostal Church
1020 Targee Street, Staten Island, NY 10304

Funeral Service:
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Time: 8:00 to 11:00 A. M
Christ Church New Brighton
76 Franklin Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10301

To Be Announced

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United States of America:
Hyla B. Weeks                        678-570-3087
Eunice Weeks Martin             917-622-3307
R. Joanna Weeks Reeves       913-481-9482
J. Edmund Weeks, Jr.             508-685-6449
Marie Moore                           401-339-6707
Fanny A. Weeks                     646-262-0493
Irener Weeks                          404-518-4161

Lewis T. Pierre                      886519045
Christian T. Weeks               77008242