Bobbie Weatherington is originally from Georgia and moved to Jacksonville, Florida, where she graduated from Stanton Vocational Nursing School in 1956. Weatherington worked in the Neonatal and Surgical Units at St. Vincent’s Hospital for 43 years. She retired in 2010 and remains very active in her church and community. Weatherington served as president of nursing ministry, superintendent of children’s ministry, and advisor for usher ministry at Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church. Since 2009, Weatherington has volunteered for the Senior Saints Ministry. She is a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, where her daughter serves as assistant pastor.