James F. Reeves, longtime resident of Portsmouth, peacefully passed, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, January 21st, 2021. James a US Army Veteran and Owner / Operator of J & D Autobody in Portsmouth, Ohio. He was an avid OSU Football fan, he enjoyed collecting antiques and working on cars. He is preceded death by his parents, Kelly and Ruby (Nee: Stine) Reeves, two brothers, Charles and Goebel Reeves.
He is survived by his loving wife, Debbie (Nee: Kotcamp) Reeves of Portsmouth, three daughters: Lynn (Dale) Sexton, of South Shore, KY, Dodie Lansing, of Portsmouth, Kathy Hacker, of Portsmouth, step-son, B.J. (Aly) Mingus, of Portsmouth, five grandchildren: Matthew (Joni) Hacker; Sara (Jason) Smith, Zachary Sexton, Riley Deirfield, Ellie Sue Mingus.
Due to COVID-19 Restrictions, there will be private services held by the family.
F.C. Daehler Mortuary will be caring for the family. Please visit www.fcdaehlermortuary.com to leave your memories and condolences for the family.