Robert R. Reece, age 81 of Jasper, passed away Friday, September 13, 2019 at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Jasper. He was born August 31, 1938 to Hassel and Flonnie Reece.
He is survived by his children, Wanda and Tony Fagan of Ellijay; Bobbie and Ricky Harris of Jasper; Jeannie and Jim Van Alistine of Woodstock; Shelia and Joey Cooper of Hiram; Ricky and Leanne Reece of Harlem; Michael and Michelle Reece of Ellijay; brother, Jerry Reece; 20 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, September 16, 2019 in the Chapel of Roper Funeral Home with Reverend Mike Harris officiating.
The family will be receiving friends at Roper Funeral Home and Crematory, Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Monday, September 16, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral hour.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Down Syndrome Foundation at www.globaldownsyndrome.org or to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation at 3300 Northeast Expressway NE, Bldg. 9; Atlanta, GA 30341.
Arrangements are entrusted to the staff of Roper Funeral Home and Crematory.
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