Funeral services for Randolph “Randy” Reeves will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary in Hay Springs, Neb. with Pastor Paul Smith officiating. Burial will be at the Hay Springs Cemetery.
Randolph Raymond Reeves Jr., 54, of Columbus, Neb., died Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at his home at College View.
Randolph (Randy) was born to Randolph Raymond Reeves Sr. and Virginia Ellen (Taylor) Reeves of Hay Springs, Neb.
Randolph married Vivian Harris in Yankton, S.D. on March 18, 1994. To this marriage 3 children were born: Gordon Harris, Columbus, Neb.; Rebecca Harris, Columbus, Neb.; Samuel Reeves, Grand Island, Neb.
Randy worked as a paper carrier for the Omaha World Herald papers, bell ringing for the Salvation Army, lawn mowing. The last job he did was the Columbus Telegram. He lived in Hay Springs and then Columbus until he passed away.
His hobbies were bike riding, lawn mowing, drawing, playing guitar, bell ringing, and spending time with his family and seeing others happy. He was a member and will always be a member of the Discover Hope of Columbus, Neb..
Survivors: Vivian L. Reeves, wife; Gordon H. Harris, son; Rebecca Harris, daughter; Samuel R. Reeves, son; Quience Reeves, sister; Melody Reeves, sister; Kit Reeves, brother; Mary Harris, mother in law; and many aunts and uncles and cousins; five grandchildren: Cory, Wyatt, Ramsey, Aurora, William; four step grandchildren Sabrina, Dakota, Sami, Maria.
Randy is preceded in death by his parents Randy, Sr., Virginia Reeves, Brother Richard “Dick” Reeves, grandparents Marshall and Emma Reeves of Hay Springs and Henry and Goldie Taylor of Hay Springs, and Uncle Tom Reeves of Hay Springs.
A memorial has been established. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary, PO Box 443, Hay Springs, NE 69347.
Online condolences can be made at www.chamberlainchapel.com
Chamberlain Drabbels of Hay Springs is in charge of arrangements.