Allene Reeves

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : November 17, 2012

Services for Allene Reeves, 95, were held Sept. 28, 2012, at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Chapel. Interment was held Sept. 29, at Gorman Cemetery in Gorman.
Reeves was born Sept. 4, 1917, in Humphrey, Okla., to Bernie (Grimsley) and William M. Hallmark and died Sept. 23, 2012, in Kaufman.
She was a homemaker for most of her life but worked during World War II and, later in life, at a gift shop in Eastland.
She enjoyed cooking, sewing and making “something out of anything” for her family and friends. Her generosity and kindness will be a treasured legacy by her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Cecil Reeves, her parents and brothers Bill and Gordon Hallmark.
Survivors include her children, Robert Reeves and wife Evonne, of Waxahachie, Celia Eldridge and husband Pete, of Kemp, and Bernadean Connell and husband Don, of Weatherford; grandchildren Robin, Adam, Daniel, Paul, Ryan, Sarah, Joseph, and Emily; great-grandchildren Brooklyn, Ella, Luke, Landon, and Aiden; several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Memorials may be made in honor of Allene to the First Baptist Church of Kemp, 12400 E. Highway 175, Kemp, TX 75143.