Troy B. Reese

Seneca, SC – Troy B. Reese, 79, husband of Judy Dobson Reese, of Seneca, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at his home.


A native of Oconee County, SC, Mr. Reese was the son of the late Dock Franklin and Lois Owens Reese. He retired from Kendall and Edwards Auto Sales. Mr. Reese was a distinguished Melvin Jones Fellow and secretary of the Seneca Lions Club. He dedicated his life to service, receiving numerous awards. He was a former Vice President of the Oconee Golf Course, and was proud to be a Charter Member of The Walker Golf Course in Clemson. He was a disciple of St. Mark United Methodist Church, and a member of the Acts Sunday School Class.


In addition to his wife, Mr. Reese is survived by his sons: John Gary Reese (Allison) of Seneca and Todd Charles Reese (Heather) of West Columbia; daughters: Judy Lynn Barnette (Shane) of Easley and Tonya R. Blackwell (Lesley) of Alexander, NC; sister: Linda Reese Nix (Doug) of Walhalla; grandchildren: Nicole, Paul, Molly, Sandi (Justin), Zach (Lindsey), Elizabeth (Chris) and Mabel; great grandchildren: Avery, Gunner and Skyleigh; and numerous nieces and nephews.


In addition to his parents, Mr. Reese was preceded in death by his brother: Earl Reese; and sister: Joan Reese Nix.


Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 12, 2021, at St. Mark United Methodist Church, with entombment to follow at Oconee Memorial Park Mausoleum.


The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Davenport Funeral Home.


Flowers are accepted and memorials may be made to, Seneca Lions Club, PO Box 13, Seneca, SC 29679.


Family and friends are welcome to visit the family home.

Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.