Olen Thomas Smith

M, b. 19 March 1952, d. 1997
  • Last Edited: 22 Jun 2012

James Furman Reeves

M, b. 10 March 1891, d. 27 March 1972
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2017

Family: Minnie Lee Cummings b. 11 Jun 1894, d. 13 Oct 1985

Citations

  1. [S47] Lewis W. Griffin Jr., e-mail address.
    courtesy of Kathryn Reeves Allen.

Minnie Lee Cummings

F, b. 11 June 1894, d. 13 October 1985
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2000

Family: James Furman Reeves b. 10 Mar 1891, d. 27 Mar 1972

Ava Reeves

F, b. 28 October 1893, d. 14 February 1978
  • Last Edited: 7 Oct 2012

Family: Thomas Grover Bell b. 27 Sep 1884, d. 4 Aug 1951

Citations

  1. [S47] Lewis W. Griffin Jr., e-mail address.
    courtesy of Kathryn Reeves Allen.
  2. [S3] FindAGrave.com, .

Thomas Grover Bell1

M, b. 27 September 1884, d. 4 August 1951
  • Last Edited: 7 Oct 2012

Family: Ava Reeves b. 28 Oct 1893, d. 14 Feb 1978

Citations

  1. [S4] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917 - 1918, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S3] FindAGrave.com, .

Cornelia Reeves

F, b. 19 January 1896, d. November 1995
  • Last Edited: 18 Mar 2009

Family: Isaac Barron Bradford b. 4 Apr 1888, d. 30 Dec 1962

Citations

  1. [S47] Lewis W. Griffin Jr., e-mail address.
    courtesy of Kathryn Reeves Allen.

James Byron Reeves

M, b. 26 December 1914, d. December 1986
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2000

Family 1: Dorothy Louise Brown b. 18 Jan 1919, d. 10 Mar 2004

Family 2: Jewel Jenkins White b. 6 Apr 1916, d. Feb 1984

Dorothy Louise Brown

F, b. 18 January 1919, d. 10 March 2004
  • Last Edited: 13 Apr 2010

Family 1: James Byron Reeves b. 26 Dec 1914, d. Dec 1986

Family 2: Matt Eugene Wooten b. s 1917

Citations

  1. [S422] Julie Tippens e-mail, e-mail address, Apr 2010,.

Jewel Jenkins White

F, b. 6 April 1916, d. February 1984
  • Last Edited: 13 Apr 2010

Family: James Byron Reeves b. 26 Dec 1914, d. Dec 1986

Martha Doris Reeves

F, b. 11 January 1917, d. 28 November 2011
  • Last Edited: 24 Jul 2016
  • Name-Comm: Doris Reeves
  • (Child) Birth*: 11 January 1917; Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 24 December 1936; Groom=Henry Howard Hodnett
  • Married Name: 24 December 1936; Hodnett
  • Death*: 28 November 2011; Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co., Alabama1
  • Obituary*: say 29 November 2011; Funeral service for Mrs. Doris Reeves Hodnett, 94, of New Site, will be Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Richard Hall, Jr. will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 29, 2011 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

    Mrs. Hodnett passed away on Monday, November 28, 2011 at Chapman Healthcare Center. She was born on January 11, 1917 in Lineville, Alabama to James Furman Reeves and Minnie Lee Cummings Reeves. She was a member of New Salem Baptist Church. Mrs. Hodnett was a homemaker most of her life. She enjoyed gardening, canning vegetables, and baking the best pounds cakes, coconut pies, and lane cakes at Christmas. Mrs. Hodnett was also a very talented seamstress and loved to sew for her family and others.

    She is survived by her daughter, Virginia Rainwater (James) of Alexander City; son, Robert Hodnett (Sylvia) of New Site; grandchildren, Natalie Hogue (Gerald) of Tampa, FL, Derek Hodnett (Cathy) of Soddy Daisy, TN, Tim Grant (Melody) of New Site, and Traci Harper (Michael) and J.B. Rainwater both of Alexander City; great-grandchildren, Ben Hogue (Amanda), Laura Hogue, Caleb Hodnett, Aaron Hodnett, Emily Hodnett, Mitchell Harper, Kaytlynn Grant, and Thomas Grant.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Howard Hodnett; parents; sisters, Kathryn Reeves Allen and Margaret Reeves Alford; and brothers, Byron Reeves and Olin Reeves.2

Family: Henry Howard Hodnett b. 20 Feb 1909, d. Feb 1984

Citations

  1. [S2] Social Security Death Records,.
  2. [S3] FindAGrave.com, .
    Find A Grave Memorial# 81170115.

Henry Howard Hodnett

M, b. 20 February 1909, d. February 1984
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2000

Family: Martha Doris Reeves b. 11 Jan 1917, d. 28 Nov 2011

Cora Kathryn Reeves

F, b. 20 December 1919, d. February 2001
  • Last Edited: 14 Sep 2011

Family: Ulus McGhee Allen b. 13 Jan 1923, d. 30 Jan 1973

Ulus McGhee Allen

M, b. 13 January 1923, d. 30 January 1973
  • Last Edited: 11 Feb 2001

Family: Cora Kathryn Reeves b. 20 Dec 1919, d. Feb 2001

Margaret Jane Reeves

F, b. 6 July 1922, d. 13 September 2011
  • Last Edited: 14 Sep 2011
  • (Child) Birth*: 6 July 1922; Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
  • Married Name: 8 January 1938; Alford
  • Death*: 13 September 2011; Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co., Alabama; Mrs. Margaret Jane Reeves Alford
    Published 5:48pm Tuesday, September 13, 2011
    Funeral service for Mrs. Margaret Jane Reeves Alford, 89, of Alexander City, will be Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Vince Lee will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 15, 2011 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am at Radney Funeral Home.

    Mrs. Alford passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at Chapman Healthcare Center in Alexander City. She was born on July 6, 1922 in Lineville, Alabama to Furman Reeves and Minnie Cummings Reeves. Mrs. Alford was a charter member of Hillabee Baptist Church. She married Edward Lamar Alford on January 8, 1938. She worked for Russell Corp for 26 years as a sewing machine operator and Inspector at #9 until she retired on June 28, 1984. She also volunteered at Russell Medical Center for several years following her retirement. Mrs. Alford loved to sew and was a wonderful seamstress.

    She is survived by her sons, Charles Alford (Barbara) of Montgomery, John Paul Alford (Judy) of Memphis, TN, and David Lamar Alford (Natalie) of Wetumpka; granddaughter, Melissa Carol Alford of Memphis, TN; grandson, Matthew John Alford (Lisa) of Memphis, TN; and sister, Doris Hodnett of Alexander City.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Lamar Alford; parents; sister, Katherine Allen; and brothers, Byron Reeves and Olin Reeves.

    Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Hillabee Baptist Church, 1781 Hialeah Circle, ?Alexander City, AL 35010-6701.

    The family would like to thank Chapman Healthcare Center for their compassionate care and cooperation while she was in their care.

    Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneyfuneralhome.com.

    Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
  • (Interred) Burial*: 15 September 2011; Hillview Memorial Park Cemetery, Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co., Alabama

John Olin Reeves

M, b. 3 April 1927, d. 29 January 1999
  • Last Edited: 15 Sep 2011

Family: Maggie Louise Harris b. 29 Jul 1927, d. 1 May 2005

Citations

  1. [S2] Social Security Death Records,.

Maggie Louise Harris

F, b. 29 July 1927, d. 1 May 2005
  • Last Edited: 3 May 2005
  • (Child) Birth*: 29 July 1927; Goodwater, Coosa Co., Alabama
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 16 April 1950; LaGrange, Troup Co., Georgia; Groom=John Olin Reeves
  • Married Name: 16 April 1950; Reeves
  • (Deceased) Death*: 1 May 2005; Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co., Alabama; Funeral service for Mrs. Maggie Louise Reeves, age 78, of Alexander City, will be at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 3, 2005 at Hillabee Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Anderson and Rev. J.B. Snyder officiating. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park. Visitation will be Monday, May 2, 2005 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Radney Funeral Home.

    Mrs. Reeves passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2005 at Russell Medical Center. She was born on July 29, 1926 in Goodwater to William Barto Harris and Fannie Beulah Harris.
    She was a Charter Member of Hillabee Baptist Church, where she was head of the prayer chain, past Sunday School Teacher, Senior Adult Choir Member and WMU. She gave devotion to her Sunday School Class every Sunday. She worked as a homemaker and loved flowers and yard work. She loved her grandchildren, loved to be home and loved to write poetry.

    She is survived by her daughters, Janice Adair and husband Bobby and Patricia Reeves and Cathy Whatley and husband Mike, all of Alexander City; grandchildren, Jeff Adair of Birmingham, John Adair and wife Robin, Brady Whatley, and Maggie Whatley, all of Alexander City; great grandchildren, Connor and Camden Adair of Alexander City; brother, W.B. Harris, Jr. of Goodwater and several nieces and nephews.

Family: John Olin Reeves b. 3 Apr 1927, d. 29 Jan 1999