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Reese Evans Carwile, Jr.

May 26, 1926 - October 27, 2018

Burial Date October 30, 2018

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Reese Evans “Jack” Carwile, Jr., 92, of Phenix passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at his son’s residence. He was the husband first to the late Carolyn Johnson Carwile and second to Dean Marstin Roach Carwile of Phenix.

Jack was born in Campbell County, May 26, 1926, son of the late Reese E. Carwile, Sr. and Georgie Smith Carwile. He was a member of Brookneal Baptist Church, the last charter member of the Brookneal Volunteer Fire Department. He also served on the Brookneal Town Council for over 20 years and retired as store manager for the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board after 35 years.

In addition to his second wife, he is survived by two sons, Charles Evans “Chick” Carwile (Barbara) of Gladys, Michael Lewis Carwile (Janet) of Lynchburg; four grandchildren, Jessica Francis (Michael) of Gladys, Jamie Lee (Chris), Evan Carwile, and Jillian Grant all of Lynchburg; one great-grandson, Brayden Eubank; one step-son, Tony Roach (Sharon) of Phenix; one step-daughter, Becky Sones (Steve) of Crew.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Wickliffe Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 until 8 p.m. Monday, October 29, 2018 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal.