Laura Christen Reese

Laura Christen Reese of Cleveland passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. She was 39.

Ms. Reese was born Feb. 27, 1979, in Fulton County, to Rance Reese and Linda Casteel Kennedy. She was the owner and operator of Artistry of Hair by Christen, located in Cleveland.

Survivors include her daughter, Megan Osborne of Cleveland; father and stepmother, Rance and Donna Reese of Sautee; mother and stepfather, Linda and Mike Kennedy of Cornelia; sisters, Ansley Reese of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Jessica Miller of Cornelia; brothers, Michael Joiner (Nellie) of Cleveland, and Jeremy Joiner (Jenny) of Alpharetta; maternal grandfather, Fred Casteel of Riverdale; paternal grandmother, Doretha Reese of Johns Creek; as well as a host of additional relatives.

Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at the Chapel of Barrett Funeral Home. Mr. Brian Alexander will officiate.

The family will receive friends from noon until 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.

White County News - Cleveland, Georgia
October 11, 2018

White County News

Mailing Address:
13 E. Jarrard St.
Cleveland, Ga 30528

Phone: 706-865-4718
Fax: 706-865-3048