Ronald Gene Reeves – Bedford
Ronald Gene Reeves, 69, of Bedford, died at 2:40 p.m. Friday, April 3, 2015, at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation, Bedford, surrounded by his loved ones.
Born May 6, 1945, in Williams, he was the son of Robert D. and Ruth (Hall) Reeves. He married Ellen Saunders on February 3, 1967, and she survives. He was a graduate of Fayetteville High School with the class of 1963, and was a lifetime farmer and bus driver.
Surviving are his wife Ellen Reeves, Bedford; two daughters, Melanie (Chris) Scott and Melinda (Mike Fish) Reeves; two sons, Brent (Jennifer) Reeves and Trent (Jennifer) Reeves; seven grandchildren, Brianne (fiancé Jordan Page), Blake, Emma Gene Turpin, Lexie and Cade Scott, Tyler Reeves and Olivia Reeves; one great grandchild, Jaxton Page; one brother, Bruce (Kay) Reeves; one sister, Donna Johnson; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Les and Anne Saunders; and several aunts, uncles, nieces , nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford, with Pastor Kenny Walden officiating. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Fayetteville Lions Club or Indian Creek Volunteer Fire Dept.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.