Cover photo for George Reece's Obituary
George Reece Profile Photo
1934 George 2021

George Reece

September 18, 1934 — October 22, 2021


George Washington Reece Jr., 87, of Foyil, Oklahoma, passed away at his home with his family at his side on October 22, 2021. George was born September 18, 1934, in Webbers Falls, Oklahoma to George Washington Reece and Ollie (Harris) Reece. He graduated from high school and worked as a mechanic for many years. George joined the United States Army on January 1, 1969. He served his country in Vietnam and served for over twenty years. On March 7, 2014, he married Laura Morrison in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. George loved the outdoors and enjoyed many outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, riding four wheelers, mowing, working with his dozer and tractor, and cooking out. He enjoyed going to Branson, Missouri to watch the shows. He also enjoyed playing the guitar and attending Bluegrass festivals. George raised miniature donkey’s and loved caring for them. Above all he loved his family. His wife, children, grandchildren, and family all had a special place in his heart. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Preceding Mr. Reece in death are his parents, George, and Ollie Reece.

The family includes his wife Laura of the home; children, George Allen Reece of Vinita, Anthony Reece of Georgia, Bobby Reece of Georgia, Bryan Reece of Berniece, Donna Hefner of Foyil, Caroline Newman of Claremore, Sara Jeffries of Claremore, Charles LeGates of Catoosa, Mildred Woodall of Claremore, Marjorie LeGates of Talala, Becky Brese of Claremore, Fred LeGates of Foyil, Louise Shaver of Terrilton, Terry Legates of Foyil; numerous grandchildren; several great grandchildren; siblings Arlie Reece of Nowata, Nadine Wooten of Whitefield, Ok.; many other relatives and a host of friends.

A visitation of George Reece Jr. will be held 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, October28, 2021 at the Luginbuel Funeral Home Chapel in Vinita. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Friday, October 29, 2021, at The House of Prayer Holiness Church in Foyil, Oklahoma. Burial will follow at Washington Cemetery near Foyil.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of George Reece, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, October 28, 2021

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, October 29, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 27

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree