ABERDEEN – Terral Reese Jr., 71, died on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at the Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory. Born Oct. 24, 1941, in Hamilton, he was a son of the late Terral and Mittie Mae Wolf Reese. He was a member of the Holiness church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, racing, spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. Before his retirement, he was a heavy equipment mechanic for Chancellor and Son Construction.
A Celebration of Life Service will be 2 p.m. today at the E.E. Pickle Funeral Home Chapel in Amory with Bro. Robert Earl Fowlkes officiating. Burial will be in the Howell Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Chism Brown Reese of Aberdeen; three daughters, Lisa Diane Reese of Florida, Kathy Faye Bone of Calhoun City and Lisa Darlene Brown Hissong (George) of Aberdeen; four sons, James Terral Reese (Virginia) of Pope, Charles Allen Brown (Anita) of Mooreville, Howard Dewayne Brown (Laura) of Aberdeen and Terral Anthony Reese of Aberdeen; five sisters, Betty Jo Reynolds (Reggie) of Greenwood, Gracie Mae Messer of Senatobia, Sarah Jane Goodwin (John) of Memphis, Annie Sue Ables (Archie) of Coffeeville and Linda Jean Crocker (Neal II) of Coffeeville; two brothers, Robert Earl Reese (Merle) of Aberdeen and James Thomas Reese (Virginia) of Grenada; five grandchildren, Brandon Dewayne Brown, Yancy Andrew Bone, Elva Springer, Jessica Reese and J.T. Reese; three great grandchildren, Patience Marie Brown, Trevor Dewayne Brown and Anna Bella Brown; and special friends, Roger and Teresa Jones.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Harvey Reese, Orville Reese and Willie Lee Reese; and four sisters, Katherine Stephens, Barbara McGee, Billie Faye Ramsey and Jean Reese.
Pallbearers will be Michael Lynn Jones, Cory Denton, Brandon Brown, Aaron Moffett, Andy Terry, Jeff Moffett, Bryan Kindle and Dwight Chism.
Visitation will continue until service time Friday.