Marty Eugene Reece age 32, of Noel, Missouri was called home on Monday ~ September 7, 2009 at 9:30 p.m.
Marty was born on November 11, 1976 in Gravette, Arkansas to Ted Leon and Patty Ann (Porter) Reece.
He graduated from the Jay High School and proudly served his country for four years in the United States Army serving during Operation Desert Storm.
Marty was employed by West and West Solutions of Anderson, MO ~ traveling around the United States building tanks. He enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, golfing, and spending time with his family. Most of all, Marty loved his son Wyatt and cherished their time together.
He was preceded in death by his mother ~ Patty Reece, one brother ~ Richard Reece Sr. Grandparents ~ Sherman and Zenoma Reece; Les and Anne Porter.
Marty is survived by his son ~ Wyatt James Reece of Noel, MO; his father and step-mother ~ Ted and Ginger Reece Sr.; brothers ~ Teddy Reece Jr. and wife Saundra of Southwest City, MO; Robbie Reece and wife Karla of Southwest City, MO; Nickolas Reece, Trevor Reece, and Codie Reece all of Jay, OK; sisters ~ Pam Reece of Siloam Springs, AR; Sherry Montgomery and husband Jim of Table Rock, MO; Tammy Cantrell and husband Johnathan of Southwest City, MO; Jeanne Hernandez of Jay, OK, close family friends ~ Wanda Sue Reece of Kansas City, KS and John Pedersen of Southwest City, MO ~ along with several nephews, nieces, family and friends that will dearly miss Marty.
Funeral Services for Marty Eugene Reece were held on Saturday ~ September 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Southwest City, Missouri. Brother Benny Lukens and Brother Darren Robbins officiated. Burial followed the service at the Southwest City Cemetery in Southwest City, Missouri. Randy McGarrah, Chuck McGarrah, Jerry Adkins, Brian Woodworth, Joe Rutherford, and Joshua Reid honored Marty’s life by serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers ~ Daniel Sherman Reece and Joe Glenn Reece. Full Military Rites were conducted by the Pineville/Jane American Legion Post 392.
Visitation was held on Friday, September 11, 2009 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Southwest City, MO, the family received friends at that time.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at our website: www.walker-dowd.com.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Walker-Dowd Funeral Home, of Anderson, MO. 417 - 845 - 1234.