Originally created 11/05/99

Ms. Sheila Reese



MILLEN, Ga. -- Ms. Sheila Denise Reese, 29, of Herndon Street, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1999, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Carmel Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerome Herrington officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Ms. Reese, a native of Richmond County, was a teacher's assistant. She was a member of Mount Carmel Baptist Church.

The family said: "Sheila was a warm and sensitive person, soft spoken and truly loved by all those who knew her. Her presence touched so many lives."

Survivors include her parents, Marvelyn Reese, and Alavan and Robert Reese, all of Millen; two brothers, Rickey Pierce, Tampa, Fla., and Jameson Reese, Statesboro; four sisters, Cynthia Golff, Karen Reese, Sharon Williams and Johnetta Reese, all of Millen; and a half-sister, Shirley Jackson, Sylvania.

Pallbearers will be Joe Golff, Bruce Grier, Walter Thomas, Leon Odum, Bobby Anthony and Willie Newton.

Friends may call at James A. Kirkland Mortuary.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 5, 1999