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James William Reece

February 9, 1934 - May 29, 2021

James William Reece, 87, passed away May 29, 2021 in Weatherford, Texas. He will lie in state from 10am until service time on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 in First Baptist Church of Lipan. The family will receive friends from 1pm until service time at 2pm at the First Baptist Church of Lipan. Interment will follow at Evergr…read more

James William Reece, 87, passed away May 29, 2021 in Weatherford, Texas. He will lie in state from 10am until service time on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 in First Baptist Church of Lipan. The family will receive friends from 1pm until service time at 2pm at the First Baptist Church of Lipan. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.

James was born on February 9, 1934 in Lipan, Texas to William and Ethel Reece. His hometown of Lipan, where he was even once the Mayor. He was well known and liked in his community.  He was fondly known for ordering and picking up a hamburger from the local Pac-A-Sack. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army. He will be remembered and missed by many.

Preceded in death by parents Emmitt and Ethel Reece, brother-in-law Eugene Adams and nephews Steven and Randy Adams.

James is survived by his sisters: Mary Adams of Stephenville, TX; Martha Baker and husband Don of Weatherford, TX; Caregiver: Brenda Light Rogoski of Lipan, TX; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

 

In lieu of flowers donations can be made: Lipan Volunteer Fire Department 204 E Lipan Dr, Lipan, TX 76462

 

 

Under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury, Texas.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

First Baptist Church of Lipan

Address:

214 N Kickapoo St
Lipan,Texas79462

Lie in state from 10am until service time.


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

First Baptist Church of Lipan

Address:

214 N Kickapoo St
Lipan,Texas79462

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