Jean Corbett Weathersby

Jean Corbett Weathersby

Jean Corbett Weathersby
September 8, 1936 – February 24, 2023

ZEBULON – Jean Corbett Weathersby, 86, made ascension to Glory on Friday, February 24, 2023.  She was born in Wake County on September 8, 1936 to the late Oscar Odell and Lila Medlin Corbett.  Jean worked at Vocation Rehabilitation Services as a Case Service Worker with the State of N.C. for 33 years.  She had a strong willed and determined personality; evident as being the guiding force in the aspects of her life.  Jean enjoyed the serenity of being outdoors in her garden and tending to her flowers.  In addition to her parents, Jean is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Allen Weathersby, Sr. and siblings, JoAnn Corbett, David Corbett and Marie Fowler.

Funeral Service will be held, 11am, Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC 27591.  Interment will immediately follow the service at Zebulon Town Cemetery.  

She is survived by her sons, Charles Allen Weathersby, Jr. (Katy) of Zebulon, Grey Weathersby of Zebulon and William Corbett Weathersby (Jennifer) of Greensboro; grandchildren, David Weathersby (Emily), Alex Weathersby (Nikki), Elizabeth Jean Weathersby and Sidney Corbett Weathersby; great grandchildren, Charlie Weathersby, Lane Weathersby and Alfred Carter Weathersby.

Visitation will be held, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Wendell.

Flowers are welcomed.

Arrangements are entrusted to Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory.


  • Charlie and Lisa Dobbins Posted February 27, 2023 3:15 pm

    Thoughts and prayers from Me and Lisa

  • Janet Noah Bailey Posted February 27, 2023 4:50 pm were so special to me. I loved our talks, your laugh, I say or do anything to make you laugh. You loved me and I loved you. Rest in peace you sweet soul. You will always be remembered. Until we meet again.

  • Bonnie Lewis Ammons Posted February 28, 2023 8:43 am

    So sorry to hear of Jean’s passing. She was a very sweet lady.

Add Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *