James Richard Reef
1949 — 2021
James Richard Reef age 71 of Mitchell passed away on Friday April 9, 2021 at 6:44 AM at his residence. He was born in Lafayette on October 9, 1949 to James C. Reef and Corita A. (White) Reef, he graduated from Rossville High School in 1968. James married Sheila Ann Way on September 17, 1971 and she survives. James is survived by his wife, Shelia Ann Reef, children, Shelley (Todd) Whitlock, Michael (Wendy) Reef, and Billi Jo (Daniel) Craft, brothers, Paul Reef and Brian "Doug" (Judy) Reef, and sister, Sheena Ferguson, 16 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, grandparents, Pail and Iris White and his father-in-law. James loved his family, hunting,...