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Obituary
Alton Samuel Reaves
November 11, 1935 - January 06, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Visitation
Tuesday January 10, 2017, 5-7 PM
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
 
Service
Wednesday January 11, 2017, 11 AM
Church Service
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Alton Samuel Reaves, 81, of 80 Molly's Place Road, Roxboro, died Friday, January 6, 2017 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late David Samuel Reaves and Ethel Clayton Reaves. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his sister, Clara R. Floyd. Mr. Reaves was an employee of J.T. Bradsher Company as a teenager and later became the owner. He was a member of Theresa Baptist Church. Alton was an avid golfer and held many offices of the Roxboro Country Club. He was also a member of the Woodsdale Hunting Club and enjoyed hunting with his friends. Mr. Reaves adored his precious time with his grandchildren.

Surviving are his wife, Wilda Gentry Reaves of the home; two daughters: Mandy R. Clayton and husband, Lawrence and Michelle R. Young and husband, Jamie, all of Roxboro; four grandchildren: Brooke Clayton, Drew Clayton, Nicholas Young, and Riley Young; one nephew, Randy Shull.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 PM Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at the Theresa Baptist Church and other times at the home.

Funeral service will be held 11 AM Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at the Theresa Baptist Church with the Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Joe Hicks, Randy Shull, Ashley Shull, Bruce Carver, Donnie Hubbard, and Ira Young, Sr. Honorary pallbearers will be Wimp Clayton, Jo I. Wrenn, John Lawrence Blanks, Rudy Long, Earl Paul, Wiley Gentry, and Billy Long.

Memorials may be made to Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.