College professor. Born– September 20, 1914, in Camden, Ala. Parents– Oliver C. Weaver Sr., and Edna Lazenby Weaver. Married Laura Ross Moore, 1937. Children– Two. Education– Birmingham Southern College, A.B., 1935; Garrett Bible Institute, B.D., 1939; Northwestern University, A.M., 1941, Ph.D., 1952. Chaplain, U. S. Naval Reserve, WWII. Taught at Birmingham Southern College, 1936-1983; head, Dept. of Philosophy and Religion, 1946-1964; dean, 1964-1968. L. C. Branscomb Professor of Philosophy, 1968-83. Ford Faculty Fellowship, 1951-1952. Awarded status of professor emeritus upon his retirement. Died February 21, 2012.
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Birmingham-Southern College, 1856-1956. Nashville; Parthenon Press, 1957.