James Len Reese



James Len Reese, 85, of Hartsville, passed away Thursday evening, June 8th, 2017, at Carolina Pines with his family at his bedside.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday in the Chapel of Norton Funeral Home. Reverend Grady Baskins will officiate with burial following in Darlington Memory Gardens. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Mr. Reese was born in Kershaw, a son of the late Harmon & Cora Horton Reese. He retired from Sonoco Products Company after 23 years of service, was a member of the Masonic Lodge, and Souls Harbor Ministries

Surviving include his daughter, Dr. Terry Davis of Atlanta, GA; grandchildren: Summer (Adam) Thomas, Robin (Robert) Saffold, Kasey (Casey) Boyd, Matthew (Kerri) Davis; brother, Eddie Reese of Bethune; sister, Myrtis McCants of Aiken; brother-in-law & sister-in-law, William & Ruby Hayes of Darlington; nephew, Timothy Reese and nieces, Kimberly Spalding and Beverly Grenier; also surviving are several great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Mae Teal; son, Marvin “Tom” Davis; siblings: Carroll Reese, Gerald Reese, and Margie Jackson.

Norton Funeral Home of Hartsville is honored to be serving the Reese family.