Obituary and Service Information for Richard Reeves

Reeves, Richard

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2020
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028

Date: Saturday, September 12, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm

Service Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel

Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Crystal City

Memorials may be made to Humane Society of Misssouri, 1201 Macklind Ave, St Louis, MO 63110

Richard Hoover Reeves, 91 of Festus entered into rest Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at Hillcrest Nursing Care in DeSoto. He had worked for Yellow Freight until he retired. Born May 17, 1929, in Egypt, Arkansas, to the late Lushus Tedward and Truly (Davis) Reeves.

Survived by his loving family which includes his wife of almost 74 years: Mae Ora (Henry) Reeves; sons: Richard Lee Reeves of Festus, Gary Dale Reeves of DeSoto and Jimmy Ray Reeves of St Elmo, IL; daughters: Birdie Mae (Herschel) Stokes of Collierville, TN, Martha Jane Adams of DeSoto, Donna Kay (Charles) Johnson of O'Fallon and Linda Fay Dutton of Festus; sister: Hazel Auston of Austin, TX; nephew: Herschel Stokes of Memphis, TN and granddaughter: Nancy and Carlos Rivas of South Haven, MS; 17 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by brothers: Homer Reeves and Georgey Reeves; sister: Mary O'Neal; daughter-in-law: Barbara Reeves.

Pastor Bryan Roberts will officiate the service.

Condolences to the family may be made at

***The family request that anyone attending visitation or funeral to wear a mask and practice social distancing.


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