Nieves Betancourt Reeves of Saint Simons
Island, Georgia, passed away on September
17, 2022 at Northside Hospital in Atlanta,
Georgia at the age of 44 after a courageous
fight against lymphoma.
Nieves was born on August 5, 1978 in El
Callao, Venezuela. She moved to America on
October 30, 2009 with her husband Gene and
their young daughter Mildred.
Nieves was proud to live in the United
States, and as soon as she was eligible, she
passed all the requirements to become a
proud US citizen and passed the test with a
score of 100.
Nieves was a devoted wife, wonderful mother
and friend. She is survived by her husband
Gene Reeves and daughters Mildred, age 17
and Rebecca age 8 all of St. Simons Island,
Georgia, step daughters Tina Calhoun of Vina.
AL and Millie Reeves of Brunswick, Ga. She
was a much loved sister-in-law of Sue and
Wayne Rose of Seymour TN, Jerry and Susan
Reeves of Abbeville AL, Jo Evelyn and David
Bone of Ellaville GA and Gary and Diane
Reeves of Americus Ga., and a large extended
family in the USA and Venezuela.
The family would like to express their
appreciation to Nievesí devoted circle of
friends for their exemplary assistance, love
and devotion to Nieves during her illness.
Submitted by Gene Reeves (September 18,