LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 31 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mr. Reese, 95, of Lebanon.
Born January 23, 1915, in Jackson County, he died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, at Cedars Health Care.
Retired from the Tennessee Woolen Mills, he was a member of Fairview Baptist Church, and the 40 Year Club of the Woolen Mill. He enjoyed fishing and gardening and was an avid sports fan.
Services were conducted by Brother Larry Bullard. Interment followed in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: daughters Annette (Billy) Driver and Brenda (Jack) LaFevor; granddaughter Lisa (Michael) Copeland; great-grandchildren Kristen (Matthew) Meridieth and Spencer King; sister Martha Robinson.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years Dovie Martin Reece; siblings Roy and Dewey Reece; Zelma Bryant and Bonnie Robinson; parents John Herbert and Lassie Sircy Reece.
Pallbearers included: Spence King, Michael Copeland, Matthew Meridieth, Phil Bryant, Johnny Hodge, Bo and Jimmy Reed and Bobby Morse.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.