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Harvey S. Reams, Jr.

August 9, 1922 — October 17, 2017

Harvey S. Reams, Jr., 95, son of the late Harvey S. and Myra D. Reams, Sr., went to be with the Lord October 17, 2017. Harvey resided in Powhatan his entire life. As a young boy he worked on the family farm. He was a World War II Army veteran, serving in both Theaters. After completing his military tour of duty he returned to the USA where he was honorably discharged at Fort Bragg, N.C. He retired from DuPont in 1980 after 39 years of service. Harvey had a passion for farming, raising horses and cattle. He enjoyed hunting with his beagles, even without carrying a gun. He loved listening to his dogs barking. He is survived by four children, Harvey W. Reams (Janice), Eva Diane Houff, Pamela Lee Phipps (Dale), Tammy Reams-Kaleta (Bob); three brothers, Dick Reams, Alec Reams (Agnes), Nick Reams; one sister, Eva Gregory; six grandchildren, Shannon, James, Ashley, Aidan, Emily, Amanda; six great grandchildren and many beloved nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wives, Elnora Howell Reams, Frances W. Reams and one brother James N. Reams. The family will receive friends Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. in the Bennett & Barden Funeral Home, 3215 Anderson Hwy.(Rt.60), Powhatan. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the Red Lane Baptist Church. Interment church cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association. Online condolences may be made at bennettbardenfh.com.
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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Thursday, October 19, 2017

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Bennett & Barden Funeral Home

3215 Anderson Hwy., Powhatan, VA 23139

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Visitation

Thursday, October 19, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Bennett & Barden Funeral Home

3215 Anderson Hwy., Powhatan, VA 23139

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Service

Friday, October 20, 2017

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Burial

Red Lane Baptist Church Cemetery

2095 Red Lane Rd. , Powhatan, VA 23139

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