James Reeves

Obituary of James Reeves


James "Jim"  Alfred Reeves, 84, of Soddy-Daisy passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018. Mr. Reeves retired from TVA after many years of service as a machinist, a member of Red Bank Baptist Church, and a former member of Sequoyah Baptist Tabernacle.

He loved his Sunday School Class and enjoyed gardening, NASCAR, and bowling.


Jim was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Reeves, daughter, Kathy Cravets, and granddaughter, Kristi Tipton.


Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Icell Campbell Reeves; daughters, Melissa (Danny) Quevedo of Longwood, FL, Janie (Michael) Morton of Georgia, Jean (Ricky) Phillips of Hixson, and Teresa (Larry) Mullins of Soddy-Daisy; grandchildren, Jamie (John) Upton and Chesa (Jeremy) Bailey of Dalton, GA, Cayce (Joe) Broker and Leslie (Zak) Spuler of Apopka, FL, and Christopher (Margie) Quevedo of Orlando, FL, David Loyd of Florida, Dusty (Mandy) Mullins of Soddy-Daisy Josh Phillips, and Jacob (Danielle) Phillips, Mandy (John) Keedy of Hixson, and Matthew Loyd of Minnesota; Great-Grandchildren, Katelyn Locke, Barrett Upton, and Ashley Upton of Dalton, Cylin Broker of Apopka, FL, Beckham Dyer of Dalton, GA, Jackson Starnes, Balyn Keedy, Mason Mullins, Peyton Mullins, and Carter Phillips; son-in-law, Bruce Cravets; daughter-in-law, Delesa Greene; special friend, Dr. Donald Ziegler.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 22, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. David Stancil and Rev. Bill Harvey officiating. Interment will follow in Hamilton County Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until the time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home.


Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8911 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379 (423) 843-2525. Please share your memories, stories and photos at www.legacyfuneralhome.com.