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Deacon Jesse Lee Reese

August 2, 1950 ~ July 15, 2020 (age 69)


With heartfelt & sincere sympathy, we announce the passing of Deacon Jesse Lee Reese, age 69, of 1170 Wycliffe Drive Thomson, who entered into rest on July 15, 2020 at the University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. The Graveside Service will be held on Sunday, July 19, 2020 at the Westview Cemetery. Viewing will begin on Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm at the funeral home.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Thelma Reese of Thomson; one daughter, Delena R. Fountain of Thomson; son, Jabbar Reese (Veronica) of Texas; five grandchildren, Jordan Willingham of Atlanta, Christopher J. Hobbs of Thomson, Ayilah Reese, Kyra Reese & Payton Reese all of Texas; three sisters, Sarah Forth, Sylvia Gunther both of Thomson and Mary Murphy of Delaware; one brother, Marvin L. Reese of Augusta;  two sisters-in-law, Barbara Harris & Bernice Cummings both of Thomson, Georgia; three nephews, Johnny Johnson (Claudia) of Texas, Marcus Reese of Augusta & Nathan Dawson (Nicole) of Lawrenceville; five nieces, Melissa Ivery, Shemekia Maxwell both of Thomson, Kimberly Reese (Michael) of Buford, Chantay Reese of North Augusta & Jennifer Williams (Brandon) of Athens; twelve nieces/nephews & eight great-great nieces/nephews; two devoted business partners & friends, Ronnie Ficklin & Alfred Rhodes and a host of other relatives and friends.

The D.T. Brown Funeral Home is abiding by all the guidelines of the CDC, Federal, State & Local government  during this  COVID-19 pandemic. Please wear a mask.  If you are sick, please stay home.

D.T. Brown Funeral Home is grateful & honored to serve the Reese Family. 

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July 18, 2020

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
D. T. Brown Memorial Funeral Home
810 Martin Luther King Jr Street
Thomson, GA 30824

Graveside Service
July 19, 2020

10:00 AM
Westview Cemetery
Westview Drive
Thomson, GA 30824

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