Weldon Bolden

Published 8:22 pm Saturday, October 17, 2009

By Staff
ATMORE - Brother Weldon Bolden was born Feb. 5, 1964 in Atmore to the union on the later Willie Bolden and Orzaletta Sanders.
He grew up a member of Gaines Chapel A.M.E. Church. Later in Life, he fellowshipped at the New Beginnings Holiness Church for years, where he accepted Christ as his Savior. Weldon has a number of trades, landscaper, chef, body and fender repairman, brick mason and lead man at Standard Furniture.
He leaves to cherish his memories a very devoted family a loving wife, Sharon; step-father, Lonnie Sanders; step-mother, Mary Bolden; one daughter, Aundrea Burks; two stepsons, Billy (Tonya) and Derek Staples; three grandchildren, Christen Burkes, Nykeria Staples and Deandre Hooks; one brother, Glen (Stera) Roberts of New Orleans; four sisters, Twila (Arthur) Pierce of Daphne, Sharon (Elder Stanley) Felder of Atmore, Charlotte (Don) Johnson of Fairhope, Tiffany Sanders of Birmingham; four step-brothers, Arthur, Robert and Jeffery Sanders of Mobile and Dereke Bolden (preceded him in death); five step-sisters, Ingrid Bolden of Atmore, Jeanette White, Patricia Caster and Carol Sanders, all of Mobile and Mary Black of Daphne; five sister-in-laws, Betty Robinson of Albany, N.Y., Shirley Moore, Betfa Rudolph, Darnell Rudolph, all of Atmore and Jessie (Ossie) Peacock of Enterprise; six brother-in-laws, Clint, Carl (Celia), Willie, Archie (Jacqueline), Victor (Gwendolyn), all of Atmore and Greg (Donna) Staples of Lilburn, Ga.; three aunts, Cornelia Brooks, Channie Roberts and Earlean Roberson; one uncle, Roy Roberts of Miami, Fla.
Burial will be held at 2 p.m. today, Oct. 17, 2009 at Faith Tabernacle Church in Atmore.
Christian Memorial Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.

Sign up for our daily email newsletter

Get the latest news sent to your inbox