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Understanding of what the funeral should accomplish and dedication to the principle that everything possible will be done to help is our goal. You can count on us to be a source of caring and comfort during a difficult time.

Jim Weeks : Co-President / Owner

Jim Weeks

Co-President / Owner

Jim has been with Fox & Weeks since 1969.

Jim is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. He is as member of Rotary, Savannah Golf Club, The Landings Club, Past president of Georgia Funeral Directors Association, Member and past President of the Georgia State Board of Funeral Service, and Savannah Quarterback Club.

He enjoys golf, boating, traveling and spending time with his grandchildren.

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Steve E. Weeks Jr. : Co-President / Owner

Steve E. Weeks Jr.

Co-President / Owner

Steve has been a funeral director and embalmer for over 35 years.

He is currently a member of the Kiwanis Club. In his spare time, Steve enjoys golf and boating.

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Matt Weeks : Vice President, Licensed Funeral Service Apprentice

Matt Weeks

Vice President, Licensed Funeral Service Apprentice

Matt has worked in the funeral home since high school and is currently working on his licensing. He attended Ogeechee Technical Institute.

He serves on the Board of Directors for the Greater Savannah Humane Society and is a member of the Wilmington Island Club and the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee.

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Scott Weeks : Vice President, Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Scott Weeks

Vice President, Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Scott is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. He graduated in 2003 from Georgia Southern University earning a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and subsequently earning a Degree of Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education from Ogeechee Technical College.

He serves on the Board of Directors for Union Mission, Inc. He is a member of the Benedictine Military School Alumni Association, St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee, Savannah Quarterback Club, The Emerging Leaders Committee of The Savannah Community Foundation, the Savannah Yacht Club and The Savannah Golf Club. He participates in numerous philanthropic events.

While not serving the community of Savannah, he enjoys playing golf or fishing.

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Holly Weeks Geriner : Administrative Assistant

Holly Weeks Geriner

Administrative Assistant

Holly joined the staff of Fox & Weeks in 2012. The Savannah native is a graduate of Savannah Christian Preparatory School and received a degree in early childhood education from Armstrong Atlantic State University.

She and her husband, Clay Geriner, have four sons, Will, Tillman, Wallace, And Mathew. The Geriners are active members of Isle of Hope United Methodist Church.

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Pamela W. Sullivan : Controller/Funeral Director/Embalmer/Licensed Insurance Agent

Pamela W. Sullivan

Controller/Funeral Director/Embalmer/Licensed Insurance Agent

Currently part of the management team of Fox & Weeks, Pam began her career in funeral service in 1988 with Fox & Weeks on Drayton Street. She grew up in Savannah and graduated from Savannah High School in 1987. She attended Armstrong State College and subsequently earned an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Funeral Service Education from Ogeechee Technical College. She became a licensed insurance agent in 2014.

Pam and her husband Thomas are active members of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. They enjoy camping, boating, Georgia Southern football and spending time with their two sons; Brandon and Bradley; and their two dogs, Sammy and Chloe.

 

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Robin Hattaway : Islands Chapel Manager, Licensed Funeral Director

Robin Hattaway

Islands Chapel Manager, Licensed Funeral Director

Robin is a native of Columbus, Georgia, where he began his career in the funeral industry. He has been associated with Fox and Weeks since 1996. He and his wife, a retiree of BellSouth have a daughter, son-in-law and two grandsons in Kennesaw, Georgia and a daughter in Savannah. He is an avid art collector and enjoys spending time with his family, especially his grandsons.

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Chuck Holt : Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Chuck Holt

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Chuck is a graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta. He is a member of The Georgia Funeral Director Association and The National Funeral Director Association. He has been associated with Fox & Weeks since 1986.

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Howard Nuske : Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Howard Nuske

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Howard graduated as salutatorian in February 1988 from Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science. After graduation, he joined Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, where he is currently CEO (Chief Embalming Officer). He is an avid reader and baseball fan.

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Dawn Prescott : Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Dawn Prescott

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Dawn has been with Fox & Weeks since 1991. She is a graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science, a licensed funeral director, embalmer and holds a Georgia Insurance License. Dawn enjoys the beach and time spent with her sons, Stephen and his daughter, Jordyn, Andrew and his wife, Renee, and daughter, Bailey.

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Luke Sheridan : Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Luke Sheridan

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Luke is a native of Conyers, Georgia and moved to the Savannah area in 2007. He joined the Fox & Weeks family in April 2009, where he served as a Funeral Service Apprentice while completing his Degree of Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education from Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro, Georgia. Outside of work, Luke enjoys spending time with his wife, Taylor; their two cats, Kit and Lily; and their dog, Toby.

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R. Joseph Wall : Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

R. Joseph Wall

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Joe has been with Fox & Weeks for more than thirty years and was manager of our Drayton Street location for many of those years. A graduate of Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, he is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. He also holds a Georgia Insurance license and handles much of the Advance Funeral Planning at Fox & Weeks. Joe is on the Board of Directors of the Society for the Preservation of Laurel Grove Cemetery.

He is interested in genealogy, enjoys collecting ”purty things”, and is an avid traveler.

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Mike Brady : Funeral Assistant

Mike Brady

Funeral Assistant

Mike has been with Fox & Weeks since 1983. He is a member of the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee, Irish Heritage Society and Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a lifetime member of the Veteran of Foreign Wars post 4392. He is a member of the Veterans Council of Chatham County and is the adjutant for the Savannah Veterans Day Parade each year. Mike and his wife Patti have two grandchildren, Will who lives in Thomasville, Georgia and Aaron who lives in Marietta, Georgia.

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Curtis Carter : Funeral Assistant

Curtis Carter

Funeral Assistant

Curtis Carter is a part time employee with Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors. He was born in Savannah and attended Savannah High School. He is a member of Calvary Baptist Temple and Gideon International. He retired from Savannah Electric and Power Company/Georgia Power after 38 years of service. Curtis' wife of 41 years passed away 3 years ago after a long battle with breast cancer. In his spare time, Curtis enjoys playing golf, traveling, and spending time in with his daughter, son-in-law, and three grandchildren who live in South Carolina.

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David Cronise : Funeral Assistant

David Cronise

Funeral Assistant

David has been with Fox & Weeks for over 10 years and has been instrumental in the development and growth of Pets at Peace by Fox & Weeks.

He is a member of the Lutheran Church of Ascension and works with SCAD students on films and projects related to the funeral industry.
He serves on the Board of Directors for the Habersham YMCA.

David is a native of the Commonwealth of Virginia and is a major Virginia Tech fan. He loves Golden Retrievers and enjoys bicycling and running.

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Joe Ebberwien : Funeral Assistant

Joe Ebberwien

Funeral Assistant

Joe is a graduate of Benedictine Military School-Class of 1953 and retired from Georgia Ports Authority after a lengthy career in the shipping business. He is past Grand Knight, Knights of Columbus, Savannah Council No. 631, former board member, Savannah Economic Development Authority. He is a member of the Savannah Pilots Association where he served as a commissioner, past president of the Brokers & Forwarders Association of Savannah, member of the Propeller Club, Port of Savannah; Hibernian Society of Savannah and a communicant of the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist where he sings in the men's choir. Joe and his wife, Harriet enjoys music and boating together. They also enjoy family gatherings with children, twenty-two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

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Quillian Forrester : Funeral Assistant

Quillian Forrester

Funeral Assistant

Quill has been with Fox & Weeks since 1994. He enjoys gardening and renovating his country home.

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Rev. Douglas Patterson : Funeral Assistant

Rev. Douglas Patterson

Funeral Assistant

Rev. Douglas Patterson is a native of Talladega, Alabama and a graduate of Howard College (Samford University). He holds a Bachelor of Divinity degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY and did three additional years in Doctor of Ministry studies. He is retired after a long pastorate of Islands Community Church. Doug and his wife, Faye, have three daughters and six grandchildren. Doug and Faye live on Wilmington Island with their Manx cat, Fuzzy.

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Alan Tanner : Funeral Assistant

Alan Tanner

Funeral Assistant

Alan is a part time employee with Fox & Weeks having come to work in 2012. He was born in Savannah and is a graduate of Savannah High School. After graduation from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, Alan has been in ministry all of his adult life. He has served churches in four different states in various capacities. He is a member of Bible Baptist Church and still serves on staff there as the Business Administrator. He and his wife, Bonnie, have four children and eleven grandchildren. He enjoys sports, outdoor activities, and spending time with his family.

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Tonya F. Carey : Administrative Assistant

Tonya F. Carey

Administrative Assistant

Tonya Carey has served in various professional capacities during the past 30 years, including acting as Regional Manager of Nightingale Services, Inc., for and providing home health care services to home bound elderly patients. She is a Savannah native who attended Savannah High School and Armstrong State College. When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach and watching baseball.

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James White : Funeral Service Apprentice

James White

Funeral Service Apprentice

James is a native of Eatonton, Georgia and moved to the Savannah area in 2016. He is a full time licensed Funeral Service Apprentice with a Degree of Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education from Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro, Georgia.

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