Big Daddy Weave’s Jay Weaver dies from COVID complications
WASHINGTON — Jay Weaver, who played bass guitar in the Christian band Big Daddy Weave, died Sunday from complications related to COVID-19.
“I’m so sorry to bring this news, but I’m also excited to celebrate where he is right now. My brother, Jay, went to be with Jesus just a couple hours ago,” Mike Weaver described. He added that Jay died “due to complications with COVID-19, on top of everything else that he already had going on.”
The band first revealed Saturday that Jay Weaver had been in the hospital for five days “fighting a tough battle against Covid.”
Friends, would you please pray for Jay, his wife Emily and their children? Jay has been in the hospital for five days fighting a tough battle against Covid. Would you pray with us for complete healing for Jay and for peace for his family? We pray In Jesus name that it be so. pic.twitter.com/S728o9BqED