Harvey Lee Reeves
Submitted by Edgar on Wed, 02/12/2014 - 1:11pm
Harvey Lee Reeves passed away February 5, 2014, in San Saba, Texas at the age of 88. Visitation was held Friday evening at Heritage Funeral Home in San Saba. Funeral Services were held at Parkview Baptist Church on Saturday, February 8, 2014, with Curtis Chandler officiating. Interment followed at China Creek Cemetery in San Saba. Harvey was born December 9, 1925, in McCullough County, to William Clyde and Mary Poindexter (Faubion) Reeves. He moved to San Saba at a young age and lived there most of his life. Harvey served as JP and city Judge for 18 years before he retired in 1988, to spend more time with his family. He also worked for San Saba Tractor for 27 years, and was a rancher. He was honorably discharged from active duty after serving in WWII. 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 a great "papa" to his 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, Texas, Gary Don Reeves and wife Gayle of Bowser, Texas, and Mike Reeves of Mills County, Texas; one daughter, Brenda Angerstein of Early, Texas; nine grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Billy Reeves and Clarence Reeves; two sisters Estelle Coleman and Mae Cox; and one son-in-law Frank Angerstein. The family requests memorials go to Parkview Baptist Church in San Saba or a charity of their choice.
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