Dr. Jesse Reis Wall
1945 - 2021
Dr. Jesse Reis Wall

Dr. Jesse Reis Wall passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021 at the age of 76. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 4 p.m. at the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel in Greenville, North Carolina. Those in attendance are requested to wear a mask.

Jesse was born in Danville, Virginia on September 21, 1945. He was predeceased by his parents, Edna and Paul Wall of Danville.

Jesse is survived by his wife of 54 years, Verla Henderson Wall (Greenville, N.C.); daughter, Elizabeth Morgan Wall (Burbank, Calif.); a sister and brother-in-law, Wayne and Betty Hanks (Greenville, N.C.) and many nieces and nephews.

Jesse served in the United States Air Force from 1966-1970 before attending Fairmont State College, where he earned a degree in biology, and West Virginia University, where he earned his DDS. He owned his own dental practice in Danville for more than 40 years before deciding to relocate to Cypress Glen Retirement Community in Greenville.

In his free time, Jesse enjoyed outdoor sports including fishing, hunting, boating and equestrian sports. He also raced sports cars with the SCCA and NASA.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Vidant Health Foundation or the Animal Protection Society of Caswell County.

Arrangements by Winterville Cremation & Funeral Services.

Online condolences at www.wintervillefuneralcare.com.

Winterville Cremation & Funeral Services

Published by Danville and Rockingham County on Oct. 13, 2021.
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Memorial service
Wilkerson Funeral Chapel
Greenville, NC
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So sorry to hear about this, you're in our thoughts and prayers.
Virginia & Mike Wardso
October 14, 2021
Verla, We are very sorry for your loss. It´s been awhile since we have seen you. Take care and our prayers are with you..
Sue & Mike Adkins
October 14, 2021
Verla. Hard to believe. Sorry for your loss. remembering the old days.
Phillip Clement
October 13, 2021
Dear Verla, I am so sorry for your loss. May God´s love and constant presence comfort you and your family during this very difficult time.
Ann Smithwick
October 13, 2021
Great sadness to hear he is gone now. We raced sports cars together. Hours and hours working on the things. We had a lot of fun!!!! Verla and Morgan, I am sorry for your loss, I know you will miss a lot . Lawrence
Lawrence turpin
October 13, 2021
I am so sorry to learn about Jessie's illness and passing. My thoughts and prayers are with Verla and Morgan at this difficult time.
Mark Smith
October 13, 2021
I am in shock as I read the obit just now for Reis. I remember the good times he and Gil had when we were on Grove St. My deepest sympathy to all the family.
Barbara "Babs" Hall
October 13, 2021
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