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FLORAL TRIBUTE FOR MARY REEVES ON THE FIFTEENTH ANNIVERSARY OF HER DEATH  

 

MARY ELIZABETH REEVES

January 20, 1929 -  November 11, 1999

 

Fifteen  years ago, on 11th November  1999, at  approximately at 12:30 p.m., Mary Reeves died at the of age of 70. She was suffering from Alzheimers disease. She was buried at the Spring Hill Cemetery in Madison, Tennesee on 13 November 1999. After a legal battle which lasted many years,  the reinterment of her remains  took place at the Jim Reeves Memorial park, on US Highway #79, near Carthage, Texas, on October 18, 2014.

On the occasion of the fifteenth anniversary of her death, a floral tribute paid for by  members of the Jim Reeves Fan Club  was placed at the graves of Jim and Mary Reeves.

 

Picture: courtesy of the Violet  Shop

 

The text on the card reads:

Mary Reeves

January 20, 1929 - November 11, 1999


In loving memory of Mary Reeves the widow of the late Jim Reeves

This year her wish was finally fulfilled and she was laid to rest next to her husband Jim Reeves.


Peter Atkinson, Patricia Barkley, Martin Brock, David and Anne Bussey, Carol Butkus, Shaun Crowther, Arie den Dulk,Sue Dean, Goran Efvergren, Willem van Ewijk, Dolfie Griebler, Donald Griffin, Frans Groen, Wim Groen, Bertus Vissia, Lammi Vissia - Groen, Reinout Hense, Diana Hill, Tineke in't Hout-Tomassini, Brian Jenkins, Marion and Peter Joiner, Henk Kronenburg, Glynnis Lane, Gerard van der Linden, Bobbi Manuel and Annabel Felknir, Jan Moeller, David Morris, Eimbert van den Oetelaar, Jean de Prijcker, Kurt Rokitta, Ad Roks, Henk Sloots, Myrtle Taylor, Marion Thatcher, J.P.G. Verhoeven - van Leeuwen, Albert Vis, Marco van Vugt, James Ward, and Stephen Welbourn.

Flower arrangements  by The Violet Shop, 109 W. Sabine, Carthage, TX 75633. Phone : (903)693-5768, and (800)252-8196.

       

The pictures below were taken  three days later.

 

 

 

 

 

Pictures: courtesy of  Dean Jones