William Eddie "Sonny" Reese, age 85, of Danville, went to be with his Lord and Savior, on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. He was born on March 22, 1934, in Danville, Va., to the late Jessie William and Hattie Ellen Shorter Reese. Sonny was married to Mary Elizabeth Reese who survives. After retiring from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. he worked for North Main Baptist Church doing maintenance where he was a member. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Patricia Hopkins Dowers and husband, Leslie, of Cayuga, Ind., and Jane Hopkins Holbrook and husband, Richard, of Blairs, Va.; four sons, Henry Earl Hopkins and wife, Lisa, of Martinsville, Va., Keith Reese, Ronnie Reese, and Jerry Reese, all of Danville, Va.; a brother, Billy Reese and wife, Sue, of Danville, Va., and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two sisters, Joy Powell and Judy Wallace and a brother, Wesley Reese. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m., Monday, September 30, 2019, at Norris Funeral Services, Inc., Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. Funeral services will be held, 2 p.m., Monday, September 30, 2019, at Norris Funeral Services, Inc., Mt. Hermon Chapel with Pastor Fred Unger officiating. Interment will follow at Danville Memorial Gardens, in Danville, Va. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Blairs Volunteer Fire Department. Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Reese family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.

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