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Mary Elese Reece

August 31, 1919November 1, 2017
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Mary Elese Reece, age 98, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017. She was born in Rydal, GA, on August 31st, 1919 to the late James and Dessie Atkins Henson. Mrs. Reece was a member of Wildwood Baptist Church and she retired from Lockheed where she worked for over thirty years. Mary Reece loved to cook and entertain people. She was famous for her coconut cake and chicken salad sandwiches. She also loved her pets. Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas H. Reece; parents James and Dessie Atkins Henson; sister Elaine (Lee) Henson Darby; brothers J.W. Henson, James M (Evelyn) Henson Sr., Henry Colonel (Jeannette) Henson; and nephew Jim Darby. Mary Reece is survived by her brother Jack C (Peggy) Henson and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends for a visitation on Saturday, November 4th, 2017, from 6PM until 8PM, at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. A funeral service to honor the life of Mary will be held on Sunday, November 5th, 2017, at 2pm in the chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home with Pastor Ric Cadle officiating. Interment will follow services on Sunday November 5th, 2017, at Kennesaw Memorial Park.

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    Sunday, November 5, 2017

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November 24, 2017

May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)

Kris Bonner

November 3, 2017

You were a beacon of light and joy to everyone who knew you. My you rest in peace and may perpetural light shine upon you.

Kris Bonner

November 3, 2017

November 3, 2017

Such a sweet person who was loved by family and friends. I know that she is very blessed to have eternal life with the Lord.
Carol Moore Blalock
Louise Moore Thacker

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