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Eligah Reaves

December 8, 1947 — March 11, 2023

Micanopy, Florida

Eligah Reaves

Remembering The Life Of

Eligah Reaves

December 8, 1947- March 11, 2023


Eligah Reaves born December 8, 1947, to the late James and Florence Reaves in Micanopy, FL. He attended Micanopy Elementary School and graduated from Fessenden High School in 1968. He retired from North Marion High School. He served as a member of the Usher Board at Mt. Pedro Baptist Church and was a faithful member. He loved to garden and till the family land.

Eligah was married to the late Gloria Reaves, and he leaves to cherish his memories daughter Yolanda Floyd, two grandchildren Eddie Daniels Jr. and Damian Daniels.

Eligah departed this life on March 11, 2023, to rest in his new home. He was preceded in death one sister Annie Mae Wesley, 4 brothers James Reaves Jr., Thomas Lucious Reaves, Daniel Reaves, and John Reaves.

Eligah leaves to cherish 3 brothers, Alex Reaves Sr., Walter Reaves Sr. (Johnnie Mae), Joe Reaves (Betty). A devoted niece Timica Adorno and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Special Friends Derrick and Toccara Henry.

Special Thanks to Hospice at E.W. & Lucille Cates House of Ocala, Florida.

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