Molly Joyner Reese, age 85, of Roanoke Rapids, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at Carolina Rest Home. Molly was born In Halifax County, daughter of the late Edward and Eva Joyner. She began working with Carolina Telephone Company in 1952 and retired after more than 30 years of service. She was a member of Rosemary United Methodist Church.
Molly was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Reese.
Surviving are her sons, Roy Warwick (Christy), of Gasburg, Va, Mike Reese (Lucinda), of Fuquay Varina, NC; grandchildren, Aaron Warwick, of Plymouth,NC, Ethan Warwick, of Gasburg,Va, Braxton Reese (Amy), of Charlotte, NC, Travis Reese (Annie), of Holly Springs,NC, Lance Reese (Angel), of Fuquay Varina,NC; eight great grandchildren.
The family expresses deep appreciation to the staff of Carolina Rest Home for all their care and concern for Molly.
A visitation for family and friends will be held this evening, Friday, December 22, 2017, at Wrenn, Clarke, & Hagan Funeral Home from 7:00 until 8:30.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, December 23, 2017, at Rosemary United Methodist Church with Rev. Steve McElroy and Minister Greg Hand officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery.