Reeves Surrett

Monday, March 13, 1950 - Wednesday, December 9, 2020

A Loving Husband, Daddy, and a True Friend

Photo of Reeves Surrett  - 1950-2020

Marshall – Reeves Surrett, age 70, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 with his family at his side and his loving wife holding his hand.

Reeves was born March 13, 1950 to the late Jess Day Surrett and the late Essie Ann Worley Surrett. He had resided in Leicester before moving to Marshall where he had made his home for the past 5 years. Reeves was a gifted self-employed automobile mechanic, and he also worked with S&R Auto Sales in Asheville. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoy spending many hours outdoors among the mountains where he was born and raised. Reeves was a friend to everyone and was always willing to help anyone in need. He was a member of Chestnut Grove Baptist Church in the Big Sandy Mush Community of Leicester. Reeves was blessed with a loving, caring, and kind heart and he will be deeply missed by his family and his many friends.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his sister, Linda Surrett; and brothers, Lester Surrett and Roger Surrett.

Surviving are his devoted wife, Denise Carlise Surrett; children, Vanessa Pfluger of Marshall, Reeves Surrett, Jr. and his wife, Jennifer of Marshall, Debbie Jo Surrett of Marshall, Joseph Michael Surrett and his wife, Judy of Newport, Tennessee, and Anthony James Surrett of Leicester; grandchildren, Savannah, Dakota, Haylee, Dawson, Danielle, Megan, Madilyn, and Mason; brother, Ricky Surrett and his wife, Grace of Leicester; and also his fur babies, Snuggles, Pansy, and Pixie.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Big Sandy Mush. Pastor Danny Little and Pastor Bill Brown will be officiating.

The Surrett family kindly ask that memorials be made to assist their family with funeral expenses to Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1 N. Main St. Canton, NC 28716.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the family.

Condolences from family and friends

So sorry for your lose you will be missed
Michelle shook
Dear Denise & Family. wish i could be with you, you are in our Thoughts & Prayers. Always remember the Memories. I love you Denise . Paul sends his thoughts & prayers. Hold on too your faith at this time & always. Lynn & Paul
lynn eimer
I'll always remember your always hugged me when you saw me..hug Rodney for me up there..till we meet again..
Misty Roberts
prayers with each one during this time .may God give you strength and comfort. Always here for you all .Reeves you was great man have alot great memories with you and family go rest high on mountain..say hello to Aaron for me .
Judy Surrett
Prayers for all of the Surrett family Reeves was a good man always treated me like family I will miss him and all his jokes. I’m here for you all anytime you need me love you all
Troy Norton
Dear Family, My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. i was thinking today that the 10 yrs I worked at the car lot, Reeves always was very kind and respectful to me. He never refused to try to help Steve & Me when we needed a car fixed. Denise i have been where you are and my heart hurts for you. I am so glad we can see our sweethearts again one day. May God comfort you.
Marlene Ratcliff.
I love you family and to dad thanks for taking me in as one of your own I will see you again so you have me tree stand ready one day I will be coming home with you and uncle Lester.
Wade Rice
I love you family and to dad thanks for taking me in as one of your own I will see you again so you have me tree stand ready one day I will be coming home with you and uncle Lester.
Wade Rice
My husband Kevin and I send our condolences. You all are in our prayers and thoughts during this difficult time.
Stacy Metcalf
So sorry to hear about reeves he was a great guy!!
Jeff caldwell
Sorry for your loss Prayers for all the family.
Judy And Mike I Am So Sorry Reeves Passed Away David And Me Loved Him He Was A Good Man He Always Helped Us With Our Car I Will Be Praying For Your Whole Family God Bless You All
Rolenia Hawkins
Such a wonderful man who always had a smile on his face and a funny story to tell. This breaks my heart to hear of his passing . Prayers for all the family and friends .
Nikita McMahan
Sorry for your loss. I have known him for over50 years. We used to work together at blue Jay knitting mill years ago. Was always a good friend and would do anything to help anybody that needed his help. One of the best mechanics I ever knew.prayers to the family!!!
Shirley parham
So sorry always thought a lot of Reeves family Praying for you all
Debbie Reemes
Reeves missed greatly! I knew him for most of my life and he was always such a good person. My condolences to his family.
Lisa Howes
Ricky, Grace, and to your family, my prayers are with you all!! Prayers for comfort, and peace! Love, and prayers!!
Yvonne Suttles Jeffcoat
We express our deepest condolences to Denise, Mike and Judy, and all the Surrett family. Your loss is great and our prayer for comfort and hope which only our Lord Jesus Christ can give. Love to all of you. God Bless you and keep you, may He make His face shine upon you.
Jim, Margaret and Kristofer Brookins