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Norma Faye "Faye" Douglas Reeves
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1921
Joplin
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 2000
Biloxi
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA

FATHER:
Adolphus Lafayette Douglas

MOTHER:
Osa Ola Kirby Buckingham Douglas
Birthplace: Republic, Missouri

4 Sisters:
Helen June Buckingham Sowersby
Verna Jeanne Buckingham Gustafson Wadley
Lorine Louise Douglas Wallace
Mary Lou Douglas Fenske


Married Lloyd Lee Hemphill
He died in 1944
* See caption behind picture on right

Announcement of marriage
Joplin Globe Newspaper

Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Douglas, 1321 Broadway, announce the marriage of their daughter, Norma Faye, to Lloyd Hemphill, son of Roy Hemphill, 706 Harlem avenue. The wedding took place May 24 in the Wedding Bell in Yuma, Arizona. The ceremony was read by the Rev. D. Lillis of Yuma. The bride and groom were reared in Joplin and attended the schools here. Mr. Hemphill is stationed with the army air corps at Gardner Field, Taft, California. The bride was accompanied west by her father and sisters; A. L. Douglas, Mrs. Kermit [Jeanne] Gustafson, and Mrs. V. A. [Helen] Sowersby, who attended the wedding. The bride and groom are at home at 300 North Sixth street in Taft. ♥


To this union:
1 Daughter: Sandra Lee Hemphill

Married Mitchell E. Reeves

To this union:
1 Son: Mitchell Ezell Reeves, JR.

3 Grandchildren

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Faye Reeves, 76, died Tuesday, January 11, 2000, in Biloxi, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her husband Mitchell E. Reeves Sr.; and three sisters, Mary Fenski, Helen Sowersby, and Lorine Wallace. Survivors include a Daughter, Sandy Moore of Biloxi, Ms,; a son Mitchell E. Reeves Jr., Jacksonville, Fl.,; a sister Jenne Wadley of Joplin, Mo, three grandchildren, and two Great grandchildren. Visition was held at the Pass Road Chapel of Bradford-O-Keefe Funeral Home in Biloxi. A private graveside service was held
 
 
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 Parents:
  Adolphus Lafayette Douglas (1897 - 1972)
  Osa Ola Kirby Douglas (1898 - 1990)
 
 Spouses:
  Lloyd Lee Hemphill (1919 - 1944)
  Mitchell Ezelle Reeves (1922 - 1977)
 
 Children:
  Sandra Lee Hemphill Moore (1944 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen June Buckingham Sowersby (1915 - 1998)**
  Verna Jeanne Gustafson Buckingham Wadley (1917 - 2012)**
  Lorine Louise Douglas Wallace (1919 - 1999)*
  Norma Faye Douglas Reeves (1921 - 2000)
  Mary Lou Douglas Fenske (1927 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Southern Memorial Park
Biloxi
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Dec 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45311311
Norma Faye Faye <i>Douglas</i> Reeves
Added by: NJBrewer
 
Norma Faye Faye <i>Douglas</i> Reeves
Added by: NJBrewer
 
Norma Faye Faye <i>Douglas</i> Reeves
Added by: Ann Nash
 
 
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"Only an Aunt... can give hugs like a mother, can keep secrets like a sister, and share love like a friend." This was my aunt Faye.
- NJBrewer
 Added: Jul. 9, 2012

- Ann Nash
 Added: Mar. 5, 2010
<>o<> For My Favorite Aunt <>0<>Knowing you brought the blessing of sunshine and the joy of laughter to my life. I stop for a moment and smile and I am grateful for the countless ways I was touched by the gift of you in my life."
- Nancy
 Added: Jan. 4, 2010
 
 
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