July 7th, 2014
Thomas "Cecil" Weatherington of Alexander went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 2, 2014.
Cecil was born Nov. 21, 1925, in Henderson, Tenn., and grew up in Blytheville. He later moved to North Little Rock and spent the last 25 years in Alexander.
Cecil served with honor in World War II, receiving many medals including two Bronze Stars.
He was a true hero in war and in life, including saving his neighborâ€™s 3-year-old child from drowning.