Ray E. Reese (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

WASHINGTON, Ga. - Mr. Ray E. Reese, 78, of Washington, died in Greene Point Nursing Home Sunday, November 4, 2007. He was a native of Jefferson County and the son of the late Reuben Reese and Dessie McTier Reese and had lived in Wilkes County for 39 years. Mr. Reese was a retired manager in the Hotel/Motel business and a member of New Covenant Church. Funeral services will be Thursday, November 8th at 2:30 p.m. in Hopkins Funeral Home with Rev. Clyde Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Resthaven Cemetery. Felton Beasley, Glen Kent, Joey Young, Elton Beasley, Larry Kent, and Henry Anderson will serve as pallbearers. Survivors include his wife, Gladys R. Reese, Washington; sister, Ann Allen, Indiana; brothers, James Reese, Augusta, C.S. Reese, Kentucky, Robert Reese, and Milton Reese. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, Tenn. 37214- 0800. Hopkins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-November 6, 2007