Born 12-21-1928 -- Died 10-21-2007
Thomas Gerald Reeves of Salem, Ark., son of the late Andrew Elijah and Gladis Inez (Fryer) was born Dec. 21, 1928, in Sanford, Fla. He died Oct. 21, 2007, at his home at the age of 78.
He was united in marriage to Dorothy ?Lee Wright on Aug. 4, 1990 at Panama City, Fla. ?He worked as an iron worker in construction. He was a member of the Salem congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.
He is survived by: his wife, Dorothy Reeves of Salem; five sons, Timothy Lamar Reeves of Wakulla, Fla., Gerald Thornton Reeves of Sacramento, Calif., Thomas Terrance Reeves of Panama City, Fla., Terry Lee Reeves of Panama, Fla., and Randall Kirby Alexander of Riverside, Calif.; six grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: his first wife, Thelma Merle Footman; parents; one son; one brother; and one sister.
Graveside services were held Oct. 24 at the Fairview Cemetery in Salem with Thomas D. Tuller officiating, under the direction of Barker Funeral Home in Salem. A memorial service was held that evening at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Salem with Eric Belander officiating.
Memorials preferred to the elders of Salem Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.