The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


December 31, 2013

Reba Lee McMeans

— Reba Lee McMeans, 83, of Tanner, passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 at Athesn Rehab and Senior Care. Mrs. McMeans was born May 21, 1930 in Limestone County. The funeral for Mrs. McMeans is at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 at Tanner Chruch of Christ. Burial will be at Limestone Memorial Gardens with Charles Thompson and Robert Hall officiating.

Visitation is from 10 to 11 a.m. at Tanner Church of Christ.

Mrs. McMeans was a homemaker and an avid supporter of Tanner High School. She was a member of Tanner Church of Christ.

Mrs. McMeans is survived by her sons, James Dennis McMeans and wife Linda of Mt. Olive; Butch McMeans and wife Sharon of Athens; grandchildren, Angie McMeans Smith of Gadsden, Jamie McMeans Emerson of Athens, Clay McMeans of Athens; great grandchildren, Dylan McMeans, Nate Smith, Drew Smith, Noah Emerson and Sadie Glynn Emerson; brother, Robert E. Lee Barnes of Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Mrs. McMeans is preceded in death by her husband, H.P. (Petty) McMeans; grandson, Chris McMeans; sister, Ruby King.

Pallbearers are Jimmy King, Tommy King, Brandon Emerson, Clay McMeans, Steve Smith and Dylan McMeans.

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