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Carlton A. Reavis, Jr.

March 29, 1936 — September 6, 2023


Carlton A. Reavis, Jr.

Carlton A. Reavis, Jr. 87, of Diamondhead, MS passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2023 in Gulfport, MS.

He was a member of Diamondhead Community Church.

He enjoyed his grandchildren, fishing, old movies and cooking.
He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, church member, and friend who will be sadly missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carlton A. Sr. and Rose R. Reavis, and sister, Dolores Reavis-Smoyak.

He is survived by his wonderful and loving wife, Ligia Reavis; two sons, Mike Reavis (Lisa) and Scott Reavis (Linda); step-children, Charlie Nieves and Dori Curbelo; ten grandchildren, Michael, Emily, Grace, Lynette, Jonathan, Tiffany, Christian, Matthew, Eric, and Tony; and nine great-grandchildren, Rebekah, Isabelle, Bethany, Aubrianna, Kaleb, Jude, Jake, Fayna, and Basil.

In lieu of flowers the family prefers donations to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America: 290 Turnpike Road, Suite 5-315, Westborough, MA 01581.

A future Memorial Service is to be planned.

Interment with full Military Honors will be held at Biloxi National Cemetery in Biloxi, MS on  Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at 12:30 p.m.

Edmond Fahey Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Carlton A. Reavis, Jr.
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Past Services


Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Starts at 12:30 pm (Central time)

Biloxi National Cemetery

400 Veterans Ave, Biloxi, MS 39531

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