Margaret Reeves, 77

Margaret Tackitt Reeves, 77, of the Wren Community, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center.
She was born Feb. 10, 1936, in the Troy Community of Pontotoc Co., to William Leslie and Frances Leona Keith Tackitt. After marrying her husband of 63 years on July 8, 1950, they made their home in the Wren Community where they farmed and she worked many years as a seamstress in area garment plants. She became a master homemaker after retirement and was a longtime active member of the Nettleton Church of Christ. She enjoyed going to church, reading, sewing and cooking for her family.
Services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 16, at the Nettleton Church of Christ with Ministers Jimmy Bates, Wayne Cox and Jeff Bates officiating. Private burial was in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Pontotoc County. Holland Funeral Directors, Nettleton Chapel was entrusted with all arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, Harold Reeves of Wren; two sons, Ricky Reeves (Cheryl) of Mooreville and Curtis Reeves (Sabrina) of Wren; two daughters, Barbara Davis (Scotty) of Tupelo and Jennie Cates (Michael) of Fulton; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Grace Lyons (Bill) of New Albany and Ann Wilson of Wren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and one son, Larry Reeves.
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Memorials may be made to the Nettleton Church of Christ, P. O. Box 97, Nettleton, MS. 38858.