Captain Loren West Reeves, 57

Captain Loren W Reeves, age 57 formerly of Bogata Texas died Sat Aug 2 in Abuja Nigeria.

 A memorial service will be held Friday August 16 at 2pm in the Johntown Missionary Baptist Church with Rev Robert Dillon officiating under the direction Wood Funeral Homes.  The family will receive friends 1-2 pm at the church prior to services.

 Capt. Reeves  was born May 16, 1956 in Oklahoma the son of Samuel Henry and Verna Jean Hanning Reeves.  He was a U.S. Army veteran, and a former policeman on South Padre Island. He had worked for SEACOR Marine for many years as a merchant ship captain and had been all over the world in his travels.

He is survived by four daughters Anna Otgero of Mt Pleasant, Loren Reeves and Essie Reeves both of Bogata and Lyzzette Gaytan of Paris and a special nephew Zach Reeves of Nebraska and ten grandchildren





  1. Diane Smart says:

    I was deeply saddened by the news of Loren’s passing. My heart felt condolences to you and your family and may the memories of Loren help you find peace.

    Diane Smart
    Seacor Offshore Dubai LLC

  2. Seacor Base Pinte Noire says:

    Had privilege to meet Capt. Lauren after many years again in Pointe Noire, get good memories back, we are missing him here.
    Let his soul found eternal peace, and my deepest condolences to mourner family

  3. Melvin Thompson says:

    i had known him and haf the plsure to qork around him and also back to back with for many years.He was loved my all that was arond him as he will be missed by all so sorry and a sasd day.

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