2012-03-01 / Obituaries


Mary Lou Reeves, 81, of Daphne died Feb. 24, 2012.

She was born Dec. 11, 1930. She was a former resident of Jackson. She was a member of the Peniel Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Michael (Karen) Reeves, Dadeville, Connie ( Jessica) Reeves, Mobile; one brother, Grady Duke, Grove Hill; one sister, Anna Gallatt, Mobile.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Ray Reeves, parents, Arthur and Ethel Long Duke, three brothers, Lavert Duke, Robert Duke, Arnold Duke; two sisters, Corene Sheffield, Hazel Barnes.

The service was Feb. 27 at 2 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with Dr. Tim Huie officiating. Burial was in Trinity Memorial Gardens in Jackson.

Active pallbearers were Rickey Milstead, David Robinson, Michael Lafon, Michael Tarleton, Ray Barnes and Walter Gray Brooks.

An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson directed.


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