Corey J. Reeves
Corey J. Reeves, 39, passed away suddenly on January
1, 2023 in his Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire home.
Born in Beverly on April 3, 1983, he was the son of
the late Gregory J. and the late Regina (Parsons) Reeves. He was raised in
Essex and was a graduate of Essex Agricultural and Technical High School
with the Class of 2002. After high school he enlisted in the Army as a
Military Policeman with the 94th MP CO and was a veteran of the Gulf War.
After leaving the Army he served as a federal police sergeant for the
Department of Defense as well as working for other law enforcement
agencies throughout his career. He also served as executive officer at the
Danvers Law Enforcement Explorers program. He was proud to be part of this
program where he was a mentor to many and a friend to everyone. He left
law enforcement in 2015 to become a social worker and pursue his love for
helping people. He graduated from Southern New Hampshire University in
2015 with a BA in psychology, later receiving his masterís in social work
from Simmons University, with the Class of 2017. He had been currently
working on his CAGS in education with a track toward his license as a
school adjustment counselor, working as a social worker for Keystone
Education Collaborative and part time at Heywood Hospital and Monadnock
Community Hospital. His love for law enforcement and his love to help
people throughout his life showed with the outpouring of love and support
from countless friends and colleagues. Corey was a mentor, a friend, and
was family. He was a kind and caring person who will be greatly missed.
Corey is survived by his grandmother Mrs. Carol A.
Meader of Beverly, two uncles, William E. Meader Jr. and his wife Denise
J. of Rowley, John Parsons and his wife Lisa Lane Parsons of Ipswich; an
aunt, Deborah Parsons Aiello of Rockport, and many cousins.
His funeral service will be held at 11 am Tuesday
January 17 in the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home, 6 High Street, Ipswich,
followed by interment in with Military Honors in the Beverly Farms
Cemetery, Beverly. Family and friends are cordially invited. Visiting
hours will be held 5 to 8 pm Monday, January 16.
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