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Mrs. Willie Mae Reeves
July 24, 1919 - August 25, 2006

Mrs. Willie Mae Reeves, was born on Thursday, July 24, 1919, the daughter of the late Erie and Icie Adena Carter Haskett. Mrs. Reeves died Friday, August 25, 2006 at the NEA Medical Center of Jonesboro. Ark., at the age of 87. She was born in Gorgas, Alabama and had lived in Trumann most of her life. She was a retired employee of the Singer Co. of Trumann and was the former pastor of the Payneway Pentecostal Church of Payneway. Mrs. Reeves was preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie Reeves, Sr., three daughters, Mrs. Janie Stewart, Mrs. Earlene Pennington and Judy Reeves; three sons, Lonnie Reeves, Jr., J.D. Reeves, and Donald Reeves. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Nichols of Ola, Ark., and Mrs. Adena McMasters of Corning, Ark.; 20 grandchildren and several great and great-great grandchildren. Funeral services will be Sunday, August 27, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Frank Hardwick officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Log Cemetery near Brookland. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be Saturday, August 26, from 5-8 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Online guest book at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.

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  1. Linda Blagg Brooks, Rivervale, Arkansas 72377 says

    Im so sorry about sister willie i have known her for a lot of years although i havent seen or talked with her in a long time, she knew my mother-in-law very well ms.Rosie lee Blagg, sister willie will be missed by all her friends and all the people who knew her she was a good kind person, i met her at sis Shelby's church. agin my deepest symothy Linda Brooks

  2. Geraldine Reeves, Bay, AR says

    Mom, We will always remember. We will pray and be strong by the grace of God. 'Till we meet in Heaven! You've always treated me like a daughter. Thank you and Good-bye, GeraldineRuth 1:16

  3. connie carter, trumann, ar. says

    I AM VERY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. SISTER WILLIE WAS A FINE , WONDERFUL WOMAN. I HAD THE HONOR OF BEING ONE OF HER AIDES IN HER HOME AND SHE WAS A SWEETIE TO TAKE CARE OF. MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH EACH OF HER FAMILY. GOD BLESS YOU ALL! CONNIE CARTER

  4. REV.Keith Throgmartin, Memphis,TN says

    Though she will be missed another child has gone home to be with the Lord. I think alot of her,because she was there when I was 13 at the TRUMANN REVIVAL CENTER the night God filled me with the Holy Ghost. Our prayers are with you at this time.

  5. Pastor Arthur Bradley , says

    To the family and friends,Sis Willie was my dear friend and she came to our Church many times. I slso visited her Church and preached. She is in Heaven now and all is well! We will see her soon. In Christ; Pastor Arthur Bradley of "The Precious Love Christian Church in Jonesboro.

  6. Jason Reeves, Harrisburg, AR says

    Just wanted to let everyone know how much "Granny" was loved and will be missed. We will always love you. Jason, Crystal & Jeremy Reeves

  7. sherry carmer, bay, ar says

    Granny left such a great legacy. "Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all they strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbor as thyself." (Luke 10:27)

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