In Memoriam Mary Reeves

January 20, 1929 -  November 11, 1999

 

Eight years ago, on 11 November  1999, at  approximately at 12:30 p.m., Mary Reeves died at the of age of 70 years. She was suffering from Alzheimers disease. She was buried at the Spring Hill Cemetery in Madison on 13 November 1999.

On November 10, 2007, on the occaision of the eighth anniversary of her death, a floral tribute was placed at the mausoleum where she lies  buried. 

 

 

The text on the card reads:


In Loving Memory of Mary Reeves
the widow of the late Jim Reeves
 

 

Frank Anderson, Peter Atkinson, Alistair Biggar, Arie den Dulk, Doris Gath, Donald Griffin, Leo Jackson, Marion Joiner, Steve Mann, Bobbie Manuel and Annabel Felknir, Bill Marks, Dave Morris, Butch and Carolyn Morris, Eimbert van den Oetelaar, Elsie and Johnny Pomonis,Jean de Prijcker, Eddie Punton, David and Lon Ray, Connie Sanders, Bob Stahl, Duncan Stewart, Terry d'Souza, Myrtle Taylor, Marion Thatcher, Trudy Voorbij, Marco van Vugt,  and James Ward.

 

Below the plaque with Mary's  name and dates of birth and death, you'll find a poem. It reads:

 

In the golden lightning

Of the sunken sun

Oer which clouds are brightening,

Thou dont float and run

Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun

 

 

With special thanks to Gary Neely, of Miller Florist, who took these pictures.   Flower arrangements by MILLERS FLORIST, 211 Old Hickory Blvd, Nashville, TN 37221, Phone: (615) 868-2696