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George Dewey Reeves Jr

February 21, 1941 May 10, 2019
George Dewey Reeves Jr
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Obituary for George Dewey Reeves Jr

George Dewey Reeves Jr, 78, passed away peacefully at home on May 10, 2019 in Versailles, KY. He was preceded in death by his devoted wife Bonnie Reeves and his parents George Dewey Sr and Clara Bell Thompson Reeves. George was born in Kinston, Alabama and grew up in Jay, Florida before settling in Versailles, KY in 1963. He worked as an independent cable splicer for GTE for 30 years. He was the founder of Reeves Excavating in 1977 where he was an owner and operator and retired in 2012. George enjoyed several years of retirement at Camp Mack in Lake Wales, Florida before returning home back to Versailles. He is survived by his children, Suzette (Dutman) Ghale, Stacy Bigbie, Greg (Tamara) Reeves and Derrick (Angela) Reeves. His six grandchildren, Steven (Katie) Stone, Stephanie Hollis, Derrick Brody Reeves, Derrick Brice Reeves, Chelsea Reeves, Chole Ghale; and great-grandchild Preston Hollis. George’s request is being honored with no services being held. Condolences can be sent to Mr and Mrs. Derrick Reeves 2339 Cummins Ferry Rd Versailles, KY 40383.

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