Sky Scene 06

Tavares Mandrill Weems

August 28, 1980 ~ January 4, 2022 (age 41)

Obituary

Tavares Mandrill Weems, was born on August 28, 1980, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Paula Weems. He was raised by his aunt and uncle, Blondene Weems-Brown and Charles Brown whom he and his siblings called “Mom and Dad”.

Since the age of 2, Tavares; and his siblings, John, Elizabeth, Kareem, and Latoya were raised in the loving care of Blondene and Charles Brown. His other siblings, Bilalh, Fatima, and Cheree were raised by the Kenyatta family.

Tavares was baptized at Bethany Baptist Church in Philadelphia, PA, where he attended B.T.U. and Sunday School. He later moved to Columbus, Ohio where he attended New Fellowship Baptist Church under the late Pastor Robert Collins located on Petzinger Road. He was very close to his cousin Montrel Weems, of Philadelphia, who often visited Columbus. The two of them constantly spoke about sports and life over the phone.

On January 4,2022, Tavares Mandrill Weems, was called home to be with the Lord. He is preceded in death by his birth mother, Paula Weems; brother, John Weems. He leaves to cherish his loving memories by his parents, Blondene Weems-Brown and Charles Brown; siblings, Elizabeth, Kareem, Latoya, Bilalh, Fatima and Cheree; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Home-going Celebration will be held 11AM Friday, January 21, 2022 in the Chapel of SMOOT FUNERAL SERVICES, 4019 E. Livingston Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43227. Family will receive friends 10AM until time of service. Interment, Glen Rest Memorial Estate, 8029 E. Main St. Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068. Arrangements by SMOOT FUNERAL SERVICES, M.L. Smoot, Director, 614-444-1GOD(463). MASKS ARE REQUIRED. 

 

Smoot Funeral Services is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. If there are ANY DISRESPECTFUL COMMENTS AND OR DISTRACTIONS we will end the meeting and will not be restarting it. Thank you, Management 

Topic: Celebrating The Life of Mr. Tavares Weems
Time: Jan 21, 2022 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84146627647?pwd=QjJ0T3JoMXFRQmtzcUlQQU1DYXFvQT09

Meeting ID: 841 4662 7647
Passcode: 488790
One tap mobile
+19292056099,,84146627647#,,,,*488790# US (New York)
+13017158592,,84146627647#,,,,*488790# US (Washington DC)

Dial by your location
        +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
        +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
        +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
        +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
        +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
        +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
Meeting ID: 841 4662 7647
Passcode: 488790
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/keoTkfiDba

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Tavares Mandrill Weems, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Friday
January 21, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Smoot Funeral Services
4019 E Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43227

Celebration of Life
Friday
January 21, 2022

11:00 AM
Smoot Funeral Services
4019 E Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43227

Interment following funeral service
Friday
January 21, 2022

Glen Rest Memorial Estate, Ohio, Reynoldsburg

© 2022 Smoot Funeral Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy