Evelyn Bradley Reese, 93 of Carrollton, passed away Thursday, Aug. 29. She was born on Oct. 26, 1919 in Carrollton to the late Sanford Bradley and Minnie Lee Morrow Bradley. She was a member of
Abilene Baptist Church, was a homemaker and enjoyed working in her
flower garden and was an avid walker up until her health declined.
Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Willard
Taylor Reese; sisters, Myrtle Akers, Lois Neese, Mary Griffis, Hazel
Cook and Clara Knowles; brothers, Herman Bradley, Jewel Bradley,
Herschel Bradley, James Bradley, Byron Bradley, and Caron Bradley.
Survivors include daughters and sons in law, Myra Reese and Billy Baxter
of Carrollton, and Mildred Reese and Ed Bennett, all of Carrollton;
three grandchildren, Melissa Lynn Baxter, Jonathan Bennett, and Brandon
Bennett; and three great grandchildren, Chase Bennett, Drew Bennett, and
Funeral services will be conducted today at 2 p.m. from Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel with Rev. Charles
Williams and Rev. Talmadge Chandler officiating. Interment will follow
in the Abilene Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Charles Smith, Randy
Smith, Winton Akers, Waymon Akers, Junior Blackwelder, and Ed Bennett.
condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel of Carrollton has charge of the arrangements.