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Old 09-05-2014, 09:34 AM
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Default Virginia Reeves

To the VAF Family,
Doug asked me to pass on word that his mother, Virginia Reeves, passed away last night in Cypress, near Houston. Doug will be off the VAF for a few days, understandably, as he attends to his family. I will tell you that this hits him hard, but that he and the entire Reeves Family appreciate all the well wishes and support that has flowed from the VAF.

Prayers for the Reeves Clan.
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Old 09-05-2014, 09:53 AM
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Thanks for passing on the news Sid - as sorry as we are to hear it.

Best wishes to the entire Reeves family - we are always here for you.
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:01 AM
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Doug, I'm really sorry to learn this. My sympathy to you and the family.

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Old 09-05-2014, 10:01 AM
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Default R.I.P. Virginia

Was afraid of that when I saw a re-run of the front page.

Prayers to you Doug, and your family.
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:03 AM
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Prayers for you and the family going up Doug!
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:04 AM
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Sad news indeed.

Mothers are a unique species. They go through great pain to give us life. They work hard to keep us safe. The worry with every step we take as we spread our wings. Even when we have flown away, they never stop looking out for us. And when they are no longer visible to us, they are still watching.

Our thoughts are with the Reeves clan.
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:11 AM
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Sorry to hear this. Sincere condolences to Doug's family.
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:14 AM
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Doug,our thoughts are with you and your family.
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:18 AM
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Doug,
I am very sorry to hear of this news. I pray for you and your family!
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Old 09-05-2014, 10:28 AM
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Prayers for you and your family Doug...we're all thinking about you and yours.
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