Originally created 12/23/01

Mr. Jack Reese (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest at the V.A. Hospital on December 19, 2001, Mr. Jack Reese, husband of the late Florence C. Reese of Augusta. Mr. Reese lived most of his life in the area. He was past commander of American Legion Post 192, also a lifetime member. He was a lifetime member of VFW 3200 and retired from Martinez Fire Department. He worked for Southeastern Newspaper in the circulation department. He served in the U.S. Navy during Korea. Survivors include a daughter, Patricia Reese; three sons, Jack Reese Jr., Billy Reese and Jimmy Reese; a brother, Mr. James Reese; three sisters, Thelma Herdon, Jean Whiteside and Carolyn Herdon; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild. A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 28, 2001, at 11 a.m., at the Living Waters Church with Rev. Oscar Whiteside and Pastor Tom Herdon officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Legion No. 192, Evans, Ga. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Road, Martinez, Ga.

The Augusta Chronicle December 23, 2001