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July 06, 2022

Sadie Catherine Reese

Sadie Catherine Reese

Sadie Catherine Reese, 90, passed away on December 23, 2019 at Trinity Village in Hickory.

Born to the late Leroy and Ila Smith Jonas, she was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and was considered a great cook. She enjoyed sewing for her family and loved to travel, especially to the mountains. Working in her flowers was one of her favorite things to do. During her working career, Sadie was an inspector in the furniture industry.

In addition to her parents, Sadie was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Swink and Ruby Hollifield, and two brothers, Charlie and Dwight Jonas.

Those left to cherish the memories of Sadie include a daughter, Annette Williams (David) of Bethlehem; two granddaughters, Tamara Bryant (Steven) of Bethlehem, and Cristal McKinney (Buddy) of Ellendale; a great-granddaughter, Sadie Lynn Bryant; a sister, Peggy Bumgarner of King; along with a number of nieces and nephews. Also remaining is a “special friend” and neighbor, Johnson L. Ritchie of Bethlehem.

The family would like to express a special heartfelt thank you to the caregivers at Trinity Village Nursing Home in Hickory.

Visitation for Ms. Reese will be conducted at Bethlehem Baptist Church on Friday, December 27, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m., with the funeral service following at 2:00 p.m. Burial will then follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Jesse Lott will officiate. Family members will serve as pallbearers.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.

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