Virginia Alice Reese

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Virginia Alice Reese

Virginia Alice Reese PETERSTOWN, WV - Virginia Alice Reese, better known as "Catbird", age 95, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018, at the Springfield Center in Lindside, WV. Born October 21, 1923, in Orchard, WV, she was the daughter of the late John L. and Mary Alice "Mamie" Canterbury McGhee. Virginia was a member of the Peterstown Missionary Baptist Church and worked as a clerk for W.T. Grant Co. for over 20 years. Additionally, she was an avid gardener and loved to quilt.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry H. Reese; one son, Jeffrey Allen Reese; and four brothers, French, Garnet, Opie, and Clarence McGhee. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Survivors include two daughters, Joan Camut of Potomac, MD, and Norma Tincher and husband John of Beaver, WV; one daughter-in-law, Cheryl Reese of OH; dear friend, Mark Dixon of Peterstown, WV; and many nieces and nephews. Also, the family would like give thanks and gratitude to everyone at the Springfield Center for their love and care.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel in Peterstown, WV, with Rev. Donald Dawson and Michael Smith officiating. Burial will follow at the Broyles Cemetery in Lindside, WV. Visitation will be from 1:00 PM until time of services on Thursday at the funeral home.
Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.
Published on November 6, 2018
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