Archive for Thursday, March 3, 2005

Margaret A. Reeves


March 3, 2005

Services for Margaret Ann "Maggie" Reeves, 46, Oskaloosa, were Friday, Feb. 25, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Mrs. Reeves died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2005, in rural Jefferson County.

She was born Jan. 21, 1959, in Lawrence, the daughter of Chester Lee and Mary Frances Holden Erskin. She graduated from Lawrence High School in 1977.

Mrs. Reeves worked at Davol for 14 years.

She married Michael D. Reeves on July 29, 1989, in rural Jefferson County. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Rodney Joseph Atwell and Chad Allen Atwell, both of Lawrence; a daughter, Amy Renee Reeves, of the home; three brothers, Edward Lee Erskin, Lawrence, Thomas Ray Erskin, Eudora, and Vernon Walter Erskin, Montana; two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Wilson, Perry, and Shirley Ann Lomas, Lawrence; and a granddaughter.

The family suggests memorials to Jefferson County Hospice, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.

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