Obituary and Service Information for Mae Ora Reeves

Reeves, Mae Ora

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

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

Mae Ora Reeves, 90, entered into rest Friday, September 4, 2020 at her Festus residence. Her husband of almost 74 years, Richard H. Reeves, preceded her in death just 2 days prior to Mae on September 2, 2020. She had been a homemaker and enjoyed playing the guitar; she had worked at a couple different businesses as a security guard in prior years. Born November 22, 1929, in Beebe, Arkansas, to the late John and Birdie (Allison) Henry.

Suvived by her loving family which includes 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, MO and Linda Fay Dutton of Festus; granddaughter: Nancy and Carlos Rivas of South Haven, MS; 17 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband she is preceded in death by siblings: C.E. Henry, Lola Kraft, Evelyn Chrisco and Mary Louise Jones.

Pastor Bryan Roberts will officiate the services for Richard and Mae on Saturday, September 15, 2020 at Mahn Twin City Chapel in Festus.

Condolences may be made to the family at

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


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