Herbert Reaves Obituary 1966
be! j this Beautiful with Herbert Reaves, Dies in Big Spring BIG SPRING (RNS) - Her- jbert Reaves, 70, died in a j hospital at 12:20 p.m. Saturday. I Ke had been in failing health i the past 10 years. Funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at East Fork Baptist Church with the Rev. Billy Rudd, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. L. Harrison. Burial will be in City Cemetery River-Welch Funeral Home in charge. Born in Jackson County. [Feb. 13, 1895, he had lived in jBig Spring since 1919 and was married to Vera Bennett Feb. 1914 in Gorman. Mr. Reaves was a Texas Pacific Railroad assistant car foreman and had worked for company from 1919 until 1956. He was a member of East Baptist Church and the men of the World Lodge. | was a Surviving are his wife, Vera; five sons. Milton of Shreveport, La., Bernard of Odessa, Bennett of Lubbock. Roy Lee of Big Spring, Donald of Dayton, |ja daughter, Mrs. Loy H. jison of Big Spring; 19 ]|dren: six great grandchildren;; |itwo brothers. Elon Reaves jiEaslland and Leamon *jOf Spreckles, Calif., and two jters. Mrs. Elizabeth Harrison I Merkel and Mrs. Zelda 1 of Amariilo.