Gwendolyn C. Reese

April 24, 1947 ~ August 14, 2020 (age 73)

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Gwendolyn C. Reese, a faithful servant answered a whisper from God on August 14, 2020 to come and rest.

Gwen as she shall be fondly remembered by many, was born on April 24, 1947 in Birmingham Alabama. She attended the Birmingham public schools, Daniel Payne College and Southern University.

She married Lewis Reese Jr. in June 16, 1967. To this union three children were born. Gwen was a devoted wife and mother.

She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband of 53 years, Lewis Reese Jr, one son Reginald Reese and wife Michelle, two daughters, Cindy L. Reese and Sherri Adkins, grandkids, Franklin Adkins, Alyssa Adkins, Joell Adkins and Cyrus Adkins, also great grandkids, Myla Brightmen and Laylani Shepard. Mother Helen Dotson, 4 sisters and a host of relatives and friends.

The family of Gwendolyn C. Reese wishes to express our gratitude for the many acts of love and understanding shown during our bereavement.  

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