Gladys Reves age 98 of Perry passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2016 at the Perry Lutheran Home in Perry, IA. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Washington Chapel Church of Christ located at 21999 K. Ave., Minburn, IA 50167. Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Washington Chapel Church of Christ until the time of the service. Burial will be in the Elmwood Cemetery at Minburn, IA. Memorials will be given to Washington Chapel Church of Christ or the Perry Lutheran Home and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home.
Gladys Dorothy Reves was born on September 6, 1917 at Minburn, IA to Clarence and Ellen (Faber) Harrison. She attended school at Washington Township School near Minburn, IA. She was united in marriage to Earle Reves at her parent’s home on December 20, 1938. She worked on the farm with Earle.
She was a member of the Washington Chapel Church of Christ, where she taught Sunday School. She was also a member of the Farm Bureau Women’s Club. Gladys enjoyed baking gingerbread cookies and giving them away to friends and making homemade noodles, angel food cakes and pies.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Earle Reves and a brother, Virgil Harrison.
She is survived by her sons, Roger (Judy) Reves, Crossett, AR and Billy (Janis) Reves, Rogers, AR grandchildren, Cindy (Dwayne Ambrose) Reves, Honolulu, HI and Nancy (Paul) Reves Schwartz, Crossett AR, and her great grandchildren, Allison and Christina Schwartz, Crossett, AR.
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