Fannie Reeves, 82, of Dover, AR, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at her home in Dover, AR. The daughter of James and Callie Greene Pittman, she was born March 4, 1935 in Waynesboro, MS. She was a graduate of Waynesboro High School and was self- employed having owned her own fabric and lace business.
Fannie was known as the matriarch of her family. She was an accomplished
seamstress and loved people, especially children. She was a member of the Moreland First Baptist Church and Order of the Eastern Star South Gate #28 of Las Vegas Nevada. Fannie enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, gardening, sewing, volunteering at Russellville Nursing and Rehab Center, cooking, and traveling the country with her late husband, Irvin.
She was preceded in death by her husband Irvin Robert Reeves; her parents; two grandchildren, Keith Muirhead and Zane Price.
Survivors include six daughters, Margaret Muirhead (Herbert) of Dover,
Linda Montague and late husband Ronald of French Camp, MS, Frances Risen (Yancey) of Buckatunna, MS, Glenda Donald of Dover, Bobbie Bonner of Colton, OR, Debbie Smith of Dover; a son, James Donald (June) of Booneville;
16 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; a sister, Wilma Gray of Theodore, AL.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:00AM, Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Humphrey
Chapel. Rev. Rick Smith will officiate. Burial will be at Rest Haven
Memorial Park in Russellville, AR by Humphrey Funeral Service.
Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, on Friday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Moreland First Baptist Church, C/O Sandy Collins 606 Upper Pine Ridge Road, Russellville, AR 72802.
Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.
Rest Haven Memorial Park
2500 S Knoxville
Russellville, AR, 72802
JUN 9. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2801 West Main Street
Russellville, AR, US, 72801