Betty Louise Reeves
Betty Louise Reeves
  • August 31, 1935 - October 1, 2017
  • Plano, Texas

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Graveside services for Betty Louise Needham Reeves will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 7 at Indian Mound Cemetery in Young County, Texas. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 5 at Ted Dickey Funeral Home in Plano, Texas. Condolences can be offered at

Mrs. Reeves was born August 31, 1935 in Graham, Texas, to Brantley and Anna Needham. She was middle child out of five sisters. She graduated from Graham High School.

She married John Harrison Reeves in April 1955. Together they raised their family. She was a long time member of the First Baptist Church of Plano, where she sang in the choir and played in the orchestra.

During her career, she worked for the Chamber of Commerce in Plano, Texas, for the First National Bank of Plano, and for EDS, from which she retired in 1996.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and sisters, Jewel Shifflett and Eva Stone.

She is survived by a son, John Reeves and wife Susan of Mount Vernon; a daughter, Cheryl Bellamy and husband Scott of Wylie; five grandchildren, Sarah Driver, Nikki Bellamy, Jacquelyn Phillips, Kaitlyn Reeves, and Madison Reeves; and three great grandchildren, Kaylynn Driver, John Driver, and J.W. Phillips.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Building Fund at First Baptist Church - Wylie. and Indian Mound Cemetery 12299 FM 1769 Graham, Texas 76450 C/O Curtis Fitzgerald