Glenn Ervin Reavis Sr.

Published 10:15 am Monday, May 8, 2017

Glenn Ervin Reavis Sr., 77, of Liberty Church Road, died Wednesday, May 2, 2017 at Forsyth Medical Center.

A native of Yadkin County, he was born Dec. 20, 1939, the son of the late Silas Ervin Reavis and Lishie Watson Reavis. He was the husband of Barbara Ann Driver Reavis who survives. Mr. Reavis retired from Sheffield Pallet & Lumber Co. after 20 years in 2002. He had a love for his grandbabies, fishing and politics.

Also surviving: children,  Glenn Ervin Reavis Jr. (Carla) of Wilkesboro, Melissa Reavis Ramirez (Victor Manuel) of Mocksville, and Judy Reavis Johnson of Mocksville; a brother: David Reavis of Lexington; 3 sisters, Pearl Grubb (LaVone), Louise Jones (Pee Wee) all of Lexington, and Doreatha “Tink” Johnson of Hamptonville; and 7 grandchildren, Glenn, Madison, Gage, Conner, McKenzie, Kaleb and Ella.

He was also preceded in death by: 2 brothers, Sam Reavis and Edward Reavis;and 2 sisters, Sally Sue Booe and Shirley Melton.

The graveside celebration of life service was held Friday, May 5 at 2 p.m. in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends following the service in the church cemetery and at the residence.