Obituary: Paul C. Reaves

Monday, September 28, 2009

Paul C. Reaves, 74, of Antioch, died on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

Mr. Reaves was a native of Giles County. He was retired as an inventory manager for Heil Quaker Corporation after 39 years of service.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James William Reaves and Mildred Irene Prosser Reaves.

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Viola Reaves; daughters, Lisa C. Simpson of Campbellsville, Ky., Wendy R. Fike of Lavergne, and Laurie J. Reaves of Antioch; and eight grandchildren.

Visitation with the family will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home.

Graveside services for Mr. Reaves will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at Lone Oak Cemetery with Dwight Bledsoe officiating.

You may sign Mr. Reaves' online registry at