Lorene G. Hanson, 92, of Tellico Plains, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at her home. She was born on Feb. 25, 1927, a daughter of the late Joseph and Ora Golden. She was an Appalachian Native who loved the great outdoors and was a gifted artist that enjoyed painting rocks. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Marshall Reeves; one son, David Marshall Reeves; and 10 brothers and sisters. Lorene is survived by three sons, Frankie Reeves of Athens, George W. Reeves of Tellico Plains, and Casey Allen Reeves of Lakeland, Fla.; four daughters, Helen Hampton of Tellico Plains, Faye Johnson of Tellico Plains, Anita Chance (Danny) of Fairfax, S.C., and Elizabeth Harris (Kenneth) of Athens; four brothers and sisters; 21 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 31 great-great-grandchildren; numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends. A memorial service is planned for Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 3 p.m. in the Cleveland Chapel of Companion Funeral Home, located at 2419 Georgetown Road in Cleveland. The family will receive friends in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service time. Share a memory of Lorene and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com Companion Funeral Home of Athens is honored to assist her family with these arrangements.

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