Monroe John Reaves, 84 of Warrenton, VA passed away on March 19, 2019 at Fauquier Hospital.
John was born on Nov. 8, 1934 in Newell, AL a son of the late Monroe Gay Reaves and Velma Ellen Haynes Reaves. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Gail Reaves. Growing up on a cotton farm in Alabama, John remembered well working in those cotton fields.
Mr. Reaves served in the U. S. Army was honorably discharged in May 1968. He retired as an engineer with IBM.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Bohardt; two sons, Dan Reaves, Catlett, VA and Greg Reaves, Blacksburg, VA; his stepsons, Nick Bohardt, Dayton, OH and Justin Bohardt, New Kent, VA; three granddaughters and one step grandson.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 PM Thursday, March 21 at Moser Funeral Home, Warrenton. Graveside services will be held on Friday, March 22 at 11:00 AM at Bright View Cemetery, Warrenton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Warrenton Baptist Church, 123 Main St., Warrenton, VA 20186.
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