OBITUARY: Robert Theodore ‘Ted’ Wey Sr.


Mr. Robert Theodore ‘Ted’ Wey Sr. of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2022, he was 91 years old.

Ted was born in Nashville, TN, and was the son of the late, Robert Wey and Edyth Reasonover Wey.

He was a graduate of East High School and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Ted retired from AVCO and was also employed by the Grand Ole Opry. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, boating, camping, and building RC model airplanes.

Ted was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Kathryn “Kathy” Wey, and his grandson, Zachary O’Neil.

He is survived by:
Children – Debbie (Bill) O’Neil, Ted Wey, Jr., Gary (Teresa) Wey, Cindy O’Neil, Darrell Wey, and Julie (Mike) Gilley
Brothers – Jerry Wey, Glenn (Laura) Wey, and Tommy (Pat) Wey
Sister – Mary Jean (Ronnie) Rogers
Many Grandchildren and Great-grandchildren

Funeral services will be conducted at 12 noon Thursday, March 24, 2022 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Jerry Sawyer officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Ted Wey, Jr., Josh Gilley, Michael Gilley, Paul O’Neil, Daniel O’Neil, and Taylor Wey. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. – 12 noon Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road, and Weston Drive, Mt. Julie, TN. (615) 773-2663.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Central Pike Church of Christ, 4240 Central Pike, Hermitage, TN 37122.


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