Charles Webster Reeves Jr.

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Charles Webster Reeves Jr.

Charles Webster Reeves, Jr., 81, of Keyser, WV, died Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Potomac Valley Hospital, Keyser.

Born on December 10, 1939 in Washington, DC, he was a son of the late Charles Webster Reeves, Sr. and Etta Mae (Smith) Reeves. He also was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Eddie Deremer and three sisters, Ruth Kesner and her husband Eugene, Shirley Kesner and Betty Hayes and her husband Sam.

Mr. Reeves was a 1958 graduate of Keyser High School and was retired from the Mineral County Board of Education as a carpenter. He was a member of the Cabin Run Wesleyan Methodist Church and the National Rifle Association. Charles loved to sing and was a member of the Watchman Quartet for many years traveling and sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ in song all over the United States and Canada. An avid hunter, he loved traveling, Southern Gospel music and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Surviving is his wife of 62 years, Wilda Alice (Whetzel) Reeves; four daughters, Charlene Deremer-Aburn and husband Bob of Swanton, MD, Winnie Kenney of Frostburg, MD, Netta Nicely and husband Chris of Keyser and Wanda Ryan and husband David of Fairmont, WV; grandchildren, Erica Liller and husband Donnie, Stephanie Bland and husband Scott, Heather Byram, Allen Byram, Michelle Shields and husband Ryan, Holly Wood, Amy Martin and husband Tony, Aundrea Kenney, Alexis Kenney, Dalani Nicely and Nicki Ryan; great-grandchildren, Austin Bland, Chloe Bland, Grace Liller, Madison Shields, Alexa Gange and Robbie Wood and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 4-7 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the Cabin Run Wesleyan Methodist Church on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. Friends will also be received at the church one hour prior to the service.

Interment will be in the Mt. Zion Cemetery, Knobley Road, Keyser.

Posted online on October 01, 2021

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Obituaries in Keyser, WV | Mineral Daily News-Tribune

Charles Webster Reeves Jr.

Smith Funeral Home

Charles Webster Reeves Jr.

Charles Webster Reeves, Jr., 81, of Keyser, WV, died Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Potomac Valley Hospital, Keyser.

Born on December 10, 1939 in Washington, DC, he was a son of the late Charles Webster Reeves, Sr. and Etta Mae (Smith) Reeves. He also was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Eddie Deremer and three sisters, Ruth Kesner and her husband Eugene, Shirley Kesner and Betty Hayes and her husband Sam.

Mr. Reeves was a 1958 graduate of Keyser High School and was retired from the Mineral County Board of Education as a carpenter. He was a member of the Cabin Run Wesleyan Methodist Church and the National Rifle Association. Charles loved to sing and was a member of the Watchman Quartet for many years traveling and sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ in song all over the United States and Canada. An avid hunter, he loved traveling, Southern Gospel music and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Surviving is his wife of 62 years, Wilda Alice (Whetzel) Reeves; four daughters, Charlene Deremer-Aburn and husband Bob of Swanton, MD, Winnie Kenney of Frostburg, MD, Netta Nicely and husband Chris of Keyser and Wanda Ryan and husband David of Fairmont, WV; grandchildren, Erica Liller and husband Donnie, Stephanie Bland and husband Scott, Heather Byram, Allen Byram, Michelle Shields and husband Ryan, Holly Wood, Amy Martin and husband Tony, Aundrea Kenney, Alexis Kenney, Dalani Nicely and Nicki Ryan; great-grandchildren, Austin Bland, Chloe Bland, Grace Liller, Madison Shields, Alexa Gange and Robbie Wood and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 4-7 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the Cabin Run Wesleyan Methodist Church on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. Friends will also be received at the church one hour prior to the service.

Interment will be in the Mt. Zion Cemetery, Knobley Road, Keyser.

Posted online on October 01, 2021