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James A. Reese

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“I just saw where Jim passed away. What a sweet man he was. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Swink - Drexel, NC

“Prayers for the family. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Don and Vickie Shifflet - FL

“My family spent a lot of Sat. mornings with Mr. Reese at the Friendly House. He coached their basket ball games there. The boys are grown and have...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Booker - Mansfield, OH

Still Loving the Game! “A true blessing and very good hearted man! Introduced me to the game of basketball, and I am forever grateful to have met you Coach Reese! R.I.P. and...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Kenneth Reed - Mansfield, OH

“Jimmy was good people and shared with us a great family. I will always appriciate him letting me ride his automatic honda motorcycle ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: chuck & kathy STUTZ - Mansfield, OH

“I am thankful for his life. He was very instrumental in my success as an athlete and as a man. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Robert Andrews - Bedford Heights, OH

“I am so very sorry for your loss. It had been a very long time since I had seen him but what I do remember was he was a very sweet person. Praying...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Molly Dials - Mansfield, OH

“Hugs & prayers Linda, Jessie & family... ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Tammi Summers - Mansfield, OH

“We are sorry to hear about the death of Uncle Jimmy, you are in our thoughts and prayers. We will not be able to attend the services, but want to let...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Wayne Martin - Mocksville, NC

“Some people leave an indelible mark on your life and Mr. Reese was one of those. I have fond memories as a kid of him helping in any way he could...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Norval Blackwell - Mansfield, OH

“So Sorry To Hear About James. GOD BLESS THE REESE FAMILY. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Jerry Davis - Mansfield, OH

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James was born on July 22, 1928 and passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

James was a resident of Mansfield, Ohio at the time of passing.

God is nigh." James proudly served his country in the US Army.

A funeral service officiated by Rev. Clifford Earl Tackett will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery. Words of comfort may be expressed at www.wappner.com Visitation Information Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Wappner Funeral Directors - Mansfield Address: 98 S. Diamond Street Mansfield, Ohio 44902 (419) 522-5211 Date: Friday, June 16, 2017 Time: 11:00 am Wappner Funeral Directors - Mansfield Address: 98 S. Diamond Street Mansfield, Ohio 44902 (419) 522-5211 Date: Friday, June 16, 2017 Time: 12:00 pm Mansfield Cemetery Address: 389 Altamont Avenue Mansfield, OH 44902 Help tell the story of James by contributing to the Life Event Timeline.