Retired deputy sheriff, Mason
WHITEVILLE - Laconya Reeves, 87, died Friday, March 3, 2006 at Liberty Commons.
Reeves was a retired deputy sheriff, 33°Mason of Everready Lodge, Allen-Mingo Consistory, Ouda Temple, church deacon, and trustee.
Final rites were held Wednesday, March 8 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church by the Rev. Algernon McKenzie. Burial with Masonic rites, followed in Millican Cemetery. Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville handled the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Bertha Reeves of Liberty Commons; a daughter, Ruth Christine Carr of Hallsboro; two sisters, Ruth Baldwin and Mable Artis of Baltimore, Md.; a brother, Wilton Reeves of Huntington, N.Y.