Willard Lawson Reeves, called "Bob" by his family, was the child of William Hubbard Reeves and Effie Elizabeth Beegle. My mother's older brother, he was only 7 years old when he died a few days after suffering a head injury while playing ball.
He is buried in Parma, New Madrid County, Missouri next to his grandmother Sarah Catherine Elizabeth Beard Beegle and a baby sister Clyda Catherine Reeves.
W.H. & E. REEVES
AUG. 14, 1914