Hubert Jay Reece

January 08, 1933 – January 05, 2021

Obituary For Hubert Jay Reece

Mr. Hubert Jay Reece, age 87 of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021. He was born January 8, 1933 in Powder Springs, Georgia, the son of the late Mr. Dillard Reece and the late Mrs. Bessie Hughes Reece. Mr. Reece proudly served our country as a United States Army Veteran and served in the Korean War. He was a God fearing man and was very strong in his faith. He loved gardening, cooking, and playing jokes on people. Mr. Reece was a member of Heritage Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Arnold “Pete” Reece, Lawrence “Bud” Reece, Weldon Reece, Ebb Reece; sister, Grace Bone.
Mr. Reece is survived by his wife of 22 years, Mrs. Everlene Turner Reece of Douglasville, Georgia; children and spouses, Angela and Allen Reid of Douglasville, Georgia, Terri Butler of Douglasville, Georgia, Michelle Puckett of Missouri, Beth and Troy Rains of Jamestown, Tennessee, Melissa Baker of Jonesboro, Georgia, Jay Baker of Louisiana; step-children and spouses, Tony and Karen Bentley of Powder Springs, Georgia, Sandra and Hayes Nordberg of Atlanta, Georgia, Nancy and Jeff Kimberly of Peachtree City, Georgia, Del and Traci Thompson of Villa Rica, Georgia; brother, Edward Reece of Austell, Georgia; sister-in-law, Lennie Reece of Jacksonville, Florida; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Douglasville Friday, January 8, 2021 from 1:00 until 3:00 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 8, 2021 at 3:00 PM from the Chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Douglasville, Georgia with Rev. Gene Fields and Rev. Terry Marbut officiating. Interment will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Douglasville is in charge of the arrangements. 770-942-2311

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Andy and Terry, Michelle, Beth, missy & Jay, my thoughts and prayers go out to u it’s so hard losing our parents…love your sister , kim
– Kimberly Burke
Angela and Terri, my thoughts and prayers are with ya’ll and your families. May God give you the peace and comfort to endure. Saying goodbye to my Daddy was one of the hardest things I’ve ever done, and it hurts today even though it has been over 30 years. All my love to each of you.
– Debbie Mayfield
Angela and Terri, my prayers are with ya’ll and your entire family. May God give all of you the peace and comfort to endure. My condolences and my love to each of you.
– Debbie Mayfield
Terri, my heart is heavy and my thoughts are with you and your family. Your daddy was always so kind to me and I know he will be missed by many. Sincerely, Lisa Wallace
– Lisa Wallace
Sharing your sorrow and hoping that time will bring comfort and peace to your heart. Hubert was a special person and we will always remember his love of the Lord, his prayers at our holiday meals and of course his delicious cornbread dressing. With deepest sympathy, Tony and Karen Bentley
– Karen D Bentley

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