SAN SABA — Harvey Lee Reeves passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in San Saba, Texas, at the age of 88.
Funeral service will be held at Parkview Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Saturday Feb. 8, 2014, with Curtis Chandler officiating. Interment will follow in China Creek Cemetery in San Saba. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Heritage Funeral Home in San Saba.
Harvey was born Dec. 9, 1925, in McCulloch County, to William Clyde and Mary Poindexter (Faubion) Reeves. He move to San Saba at a young age and lived there most of his life. Harvey served as JP and city Judge for 18 years he retired in 1988, to spend more time with his family. He also worked for San Saba Tractor for 27 years, and was also a rancher. He was honorably discharged from active duty after serving in World War II. Harvey was an avid outdoorsman enjoying hunting and fishing. With all of Harvey’s accomplishments his greatest joy was his family, he was a loving husband, father, and great “papa” to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren
Harvey left behind to cherish his memory his wife of 69 years, Novalene “Dinky” Reeves; three sons,Johnie Clyde Reeves and wife Lynn of Richland Springs, Gary Don Reeves and wife Gayle of Bowser, Texas, and Mike Reeves of Mills County; one daughter, Brenda Angerstein of Early, Texas; nine grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Billy Reeves and Clarence Reeves; and two sisters, Estelle Coleman and Mae Cox. He was also preceded by one son-in-law, Frank Angerstein.
Family request memorials to go to Parkview Baptist Church in San Saba or charity of choice.