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William E. Reeves, Jr.

June 30, 1947 ~ September 21, 2019 (age 72)
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Message from Michelle Reeves
June 30, 2020 8:46 AM

Happy Birthday, Dad!

So, today would have marked your 73rd year of birth. You will live on forever in my ❤️. I love you and miss you every day. There is not a day that goes by that you're not thought of. Fly free! Clear Ether!

Your daughter,
candle beige
A candle was lit by Michelle Reeves on June 30, 2020 8:35 AM
Message from Barbara McFadyen
October 22, 2019 10:11 PM

The following poem written by Bill characterizes how he lived life:


Brave and alive are the few

who follow their dreams at any cost.

They are the true heroes --

the ones who keep this place going.

Asleep are those

who have yet to dream.

They move only to fill empty time --

ache but don't know why.

To those I urge,

"Wake up - start dreaming!"

Dead and gone are those

who have laid their dreams aside.

The deep pain of abandonment

serves as infernal memento.

To those I implore,

"Arise -- rekindle the dream!"

Feel the pain replaced by delight.

Revel again in being brave and alive.

-Bill Reeves, 1991
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