Reese, Louise "Lollie"

January 30, 1936 - October 9, 2017

Louise Silliman Reese “Lollie” was born on January 30, 1936 in Sherman, Texas and passed away at the age of 81 years old on October 9, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.

She was a Highland Park High School graduate as well as University of North Texas. She believed her greatest loves other than her grandchildren, were playing tennis and teaching.  She was a substitute teacher for 15 years at Shelton. She adored her grandchildren and students of course and never met a stranger. She loved everyone. She was proceeded in death by her parents, Hazel and Paul Silliman and husband Jack Reese.

She is survived by her children,  her daughter, Karen Reese Shaw; son, Doug Reese; Precious grandchildren, Annie Roche (Dafydd), Paul Shaw (Josie), Payne Reese, Gage Reese; and her great grandson, Bryn Roche; and her brother, Rev. Edwin Silliman(Rebecca).

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at 2:30 P.M., on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Saint Andrew United Methodist Church located at 5801 W. Plano Parkway in Plano, Texas 75093. Louise will be laid to rest with her husband, Jack at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery at a committal service on a later date.

In Lieu of flowers please consider donations to Shelton School at 15720 Hillcrest Rd., Dallas 75248.

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

4 replies on “Reese, Louise "Lollie"”

Annie says:

We will miss you xoxo

Mr. and Mrs. Madison F. Pedigo says:

We are both deeply saddened at the loss of your mother. The memories of her beautiful smile and graciousness will always be with us. May God comfort you all during this most difficult time.

Gloria Hoffman snyder says:

A beautiful, vibrant women who always thought of others before herself. She was a breath of fresh air when she entered a room. I can still see that beautiful smile and can do attitude. Louise and Jack, thanks for your friendship and your love of our School. I will see you both later. Gloria

Ginger & Bob Worthy says:

That beautiful smile Wee z had is one we will never forget.
Always upbeat & positive whatever the situation.
Keep the good memories close to your Hearts and know she is now back with the love of her life Jack.
May you all rest your minds now and know she was loved much !!

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