Mr. Walter Rayford (Ray) Reeves, age 69, of Gaylesville, AL, passed away Friday March 24. 2017, in Redmond Regional Center.
Mr. Reeves was born December 22, 1947, in Alexandra, AL, the son of the late Theodore Roosevelt and Mildred Dean Nowlin Reeves. He retired from Hurley’s Grocery, and had worked for 18 years for Auto Zone. A former member of the Chattooga Bass Club
Survivors include his wife, Sherry Jean Hurley Reeves, daughter and sons-in-law, Tisha and Phillip Cox, Samantha and Rowan Bussey, son and daughter-in-law, Sean and Amy Reeves, grandchildren, Levi Cox and Matthew Cox, Chelsea Bussey, Landon Bussey sister Linda McCarley.
Funeral service will be held 4:00 p.m. Monday March 27, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home with Rev. Stanley Koonce officiating with interment in the Mill Creek Cemetery. Active pallbearers, Sonny Tidwell, Alan McCarley, David Wiggins, Roy Gary, Sean Reeves, Phillip Cox. Honorary pallbearers, Former employee’s of Hurley’s Grocery Store, and Jimmy Cooper, Danny Blackwell, David Ford, Benny Colbert.
Mr. Reeve will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Monday March 27, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until the funeral hour.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Mill Creek Baptist Church or the St. Jude Children Research Hospital.
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements for Mr. Walter Rayford (Ray) Reeves who died on Friday.