Ruth Reeves(1913 - 2012)

Ruth S. Reeves

Greer

Ruth Strong Reeves, 99, widow of John Bonetheau Reeves, died December 25, 2012 at The Cottages.

A native of Baltimore, Maryland, daughter of the late James Phillips and Carrie Conner Strong, she was a homemaker and a member of The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd.

Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Lewis and Gail Reeves of Greer and John B. Reeves, Jr. and Carol of Charlotte, N.C.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn R. and Bill Perry of Pawley's Island, S.C. and Janet R. and Bill Darling of Seneca; nine grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday at The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd conducted by The Reverend Michael Schnatterly. Burial will follow in Wood Memorial Park.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be held 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursday at The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd.

The family is at the home of a son, Lewis Reeves, 1029 Ansel School Road, Greer, S.C. 29651.

Memorials may be made to The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, P.O. Box 1408, Greer, S.C. 29652.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com


Published in The Greenville News on Dec. 27, 2012