July 4, 1912 ~ December 28, 2007
Savanna Loe Brown Reeves, 95, formerly of Reeves Cove Road, Candler, died Friday, December 28, 2007, at Pisgah Manor Nursing Center.
Mrs. Reeves was a native of Buncombe County and was a daughter of the late LaFate and Zinnie Brown. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Russell Reeves in 1968, a son, Thomas Russell Reeves in 2000, half-sisters, Jennie Smathers, Alice Brown, Ella Brown, Stella Brown and Juanita Reeves, and half-brothers, Charlie Netherton, Walter Brown, James Brown, P.L. Netherton, Dallas Brown, Seburan Brown, Gordon Brown and Henry Brown. She was a member of Brown’s View United Methodist Church.
She is survived by children, Brownloe Reeves and his wife, Jeanette, of Asheville, Nelson Reeves of Alvin, TX, James (Shorty) Reeves and his wife, Jeanette, of Rock Hill, SC, Ann Scruggs and her husband, Don, of Canton, William Reeves and his wife, Dianne, of Candler, and Edward Reeves and his wife, Sandra, of Asheville; a daughter-in-law, Hope Reeves (wife of Thomas); fifteen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and four step-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. Sunday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Revs. Charles Sprinkle and Donnie Henson officiating. Burial will be at New Morgan Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Her family will receive friends from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home and at other times will be at the home of her son, Edward Reeves.
To the Family,
We are sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Our hearts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow.
Our heartfelt sympathy to family and friends. We are blessed to have our lives touched by yours. May our Lord carry you as you grieve and lift your hearts with precious memories of happier times.
Tommy & Jan
we are so sorry for your loss.Savanna was very special to all of us in texas.God bless all of you in this time of grief.Ronnie and Ruth Ann.
You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love Frank and Barbara Stuart
Cindy and Kevin
Jake and Felicia
Nick and Crystal and daughters
Teresa and David, Jamie , jessie
Pat and Wayne
Phyliss and Ted chriss nathan
Kathy and sons
Learning of your mother’s death brought back many fond memories of your family when we were neighbors.Such a long life and I know she touched many lives.
Mae Greene Long
We’re so sorry for your loss. I’ve heard my dad speak fondly of your mother many times–she will keep a special place in his heart.
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.
dear family sorry to read of your moms passing my prayers are with each of you. just always remember, to be absent from here is present with the Lord. God bless each of you wihtlots of wonderful memorys love to all marcia
So very sorry to learn of your loss. Having lost both of our Moms ,we know that this is a rough time.As someone else suggested though,try to let the good & happy memories get you through.You are in our prayers ,hearts & thoughts.If there is any thing , no matter how small or large we can do to help – please do not hesitate to call. Our sympathy is for all of you~ Love you Ed & Sandra
To all the family of Savannah, we send our sympathy. We know she went to heaven thanking God for each and everyone of you.
My prayers are with all of you.
To the Reeves family,
We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you. May God bless and help you through this.
YOU ARE ALL IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.
HEATHER & MCKAY
THE CLEMENT FAMILY
To all of the family, our thoughts and prayers are with each and every one.
Kathy and Howard Dawson
SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS,WOULD OF BEEN THERE,BUT BEEN SICK AND IN HOSP…REMEMBER,JUST CHERISH HER MEMORIES, THEY ARE FOREVER.GOD LET YOU KEEP HER A LONG TIME,,,BUT NEVER LONG ENOUGH WHEN IT IS OUR MOTHER,,MOTHER IS OUR BEST FRIEND..
YOU ARE IN MY PRAYERS,,,GOD BLESS AND KEEP HIS ARMS AROUND YOU AT THIS TIME….
Dear Nelson and family,
So sorry to hear about your Mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Annette and family
Our love and sympathy goes out to all of the family, she is greatly missed by us all… Viola Reeves & Family