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Vaughn D. Reeves

Thursday, August 28, 2008

Vaughn D. Reeves, son of the late Archie William Reeves and Margie Walker Reeves, was born on Jan. 19, 1927, in Mount Pleasant, Ark. He died Aug. 20, 2008, in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 81.

He was united in marriage to Martha Twilley on Dec. 29, 1946, in Grand Falls, Texas.

Tothis union four daughters were born.

He played the fiddle with numerous local bands.

He attended the Macedonia Freewill Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant.

He is survived by: four daughters and sons-in-law, Charlotte and Gary Campbell of Mount Pleasant, Marilyn and Tom Teague of Melbourne, Sandy and Tip Evans of Mount Pleasant and Lisa and David Clinton of Mount Pleasant; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife; one brother, Leslie Colene Reeves; and one sister, Sue Coleman.

Graveside funeral services were held Aug. 22 at Reeves Cemetery under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home in Melbourne.

Memorials may be made to: Arkansas Game and Fish, Highway 56 North, Calico Rock, AR 72519.