Alvin Jerry Reeves
 

Date Of Birth:  February 7, 1938

Family:  My parents were Mary Elizabeth and Ernest T. Reves. My mother died when I was five weeks old, so I was the youngest of eight children. My father died in 1980. My siblings were: Dave, Frank Eugene, Margaret "Jane", Mary "Pauline", Naome Lucille, E.T. Jr. and Grace Kathryn. I have four sibling still living: Brothers, Dave and E.T. Jr.; sisters, Jane McKeever and Grace Mataya. I married Linda Johnson. Our children are: son, Todd, an attorney, married and expecting first child;, lives in Fredericksburg, VA; daughter, Hayley, teacher, married and three children, lives in Farwell, TX; daughter Roxanne, teacher, married and one child, lives in Muleshoe, TX.

Church Affiliation:     Methodist

Schools Attended:      Lueders Grammer School  -  Lueders, Texas
                                    Lueders High School  -  Lueders, Texas
                                    McMurry University, 1963 BBA

Occupation:  Retired December 2000 after 38 years in Oil & Gas Industry.

Places I Lived:  After college I lived in Electra - Odessa - Midland - Lubbock - Dallas - Decatur, all in Texas. I've also lived in Tripoli, Libya - Aberdeen, Scotland - Tehran, Iran - Balikpapan and Jakarta in Indonesia - Thermopolis, Wyoming and Denver, Colorado.

Hobbies or Favorite Pastimes:  Hunting, golf, reading, gardening and computers.

Travels:  Europe - Far East - Middle East - Australia - New Zealand and Hawaii.

A Little History Of My Life:  After my mother died, my aunt, Annye "Kitty" Shaw, cared for and raised me on her Berryhill farm. After floundering for several years after high school, I received a football scholarship and graduated from McMurry in 1963. I then commenced a 38 year career in the Oil and Gas Industry.

Current Address:  Decatur, Texas

 
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