Maudrie Katherine Reves

Maudrie Katherine Reves

Maudrie Katherine Reves, formerly of Arcadia, passed away on Feb. 25, 2019 in Pilot Knob. She was 96.

She was born on Jan. 7, 1923 in Flat River, the daughter of Fred and Lottie Mae (Ivester) Sutton.  After her father died, she was raised by her stepfather, Danny Sutton.

On Jan. 14, 1940, she was united in marriage to William “Hawkshaw” Reves.

To this union three daughters were born, Doris Kindle and husband, Rick of Arcadia, Karen McEntire and husband, Gordon of Arcadia, and Judy Carol Reves who preceded her in death.

Maudrie is survived by four grandchildren, Todd, Anita, Heidi, and Matthew; and seven great-grandchildren, Dwayne, Halsie, Mary Sue, Abby, Levi, Bridget and Grant; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and daughter, Maudrie was preceded in death by her brother, Leon Sutton.

Maudrie worked as a seamstress for New Era Shirt Factory.  She also worked many years at Ben Franklin.  She was a member of Marble Creek United Baptist Church where she served as clerk and treasurer for 33 years.  Maudrie enjoyed cooking, gardening, and sewing.  She was a hard worker and not afraid to tackle any task that needed to be done at home or on the farm.   

Funeral services were held on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 1 p.m. from Bryson Funeral Home with Mark and Larry Sutton officiating.  Visitation began at 11 a.m.  Interment was in Arcadia Valley Memorial Park.  Memorials may be made to Marble Creek United Baptist Church.

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