Terry G. Reeves, 69, of Parsons passed away 6:55 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at his home.
Terry Gale Reeves was born to Ernest Franklin and Evelyn Marie (Bonnett) Reeves on July 2, 1950, in Burley, Idaho. As a young boy, he moved with his family to Parsons. He grew up and attended school in Parsons and graduated from Parsons High School in 1968.
From 1969 to 1975, Terry served in the U.S. Army National Guard. He also worked for Katy Railroad and for Delta Truck Body in Parsons. For several years, he was a carpenter with his father.
Terry was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Another favorite activity was racing cars and he went to the Mo-Kan drag races often.
On Jan. 18, 1971, Terry married Lynn S. Minor in Parsons. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include two sons, Brian Reeves and his wife, Crystal Dawn, of Altamont and Scott Reeves and his wife, Angie, of Parsons; a daughter, Sharon Campmier of Parsons; 15 grandchildren, Kimmy, Jennifer, Samie, Joseph, Derrick, Quentin, Mia, Tylor, Daniel, Rusty, Tierra, Adrienne, Miranda, Selena and Devon; eight great-grandchildren; three brothers, David Reeves and his wife, Jean, Bill Reeves and his wife, Jane, and Mark Reeves and his wife, Debra, all of Parsons; and an aunt, Dottie Heady of Joplin.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Parsons. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery in rural Parsons.
The family suggests memorials to Harry Hynes Hospice. These may be left at or mailed to Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 374, Parsons, KS, 67357.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.