Rev. Jim Bob Reeves

Notice of Death - Rev. Jim Bob Reeves

Retired Elder
Date of Death: 2/13/2023 | Date of Birth: 12/24/1946; | Clergy
We have received word of the death of the Rev. Dr. James Robert Reeves on Monday, February 13, 2023.  Jim Bob is survived by his wife, Mrs. Robin Alexander Reeves; three daughters: Anna Reeves Richardson (Michael Murphy), Sarah Reeves, and Nan Reeves Mann (Michael); three grandchildren: Heggie, Archie, and Reeves; two sisters: Beth Ferguson (David) and Pam Anderson (Steve); and one brother, David Reeves (Della).  A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, February 20, 2023, at Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Chris Westmoreland officiating.  The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00am, prior to the service.  Following the service, there will be a “Sampler Social” in the Community Room.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Long’s Chapel UMC, 133 Old Clyde Road, Waynesville, NC 28785; to Special Olympics of NC, PO Box 25968, Raleigh, NC 27611; or to Dravet Syndrome Foundation, PO Box 3026, Cherryhill, NJ 08034.

Rev. Reeves’ history of service is: 70 St; 71 Missionary, Gen Board of Missions; 71 Crabtree Assoc; 72 Winston-Salem: Burkhead Assoc; 74 Union Chapel-Chestnut Grove; 78 McKendree-Rocky Mount; 84 Valdese: First; 88 New Salem; 90 Gastonia: Maylo; 94 Denver; 97 Lincolnton: Pisgah; 01 Statesville: Christ Boulevard; 08 McKendree; 12 Retired.
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