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First United Methodist Church of Marion
Tuesday October 11th, 2022
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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First United Methodist Church of Marion
Tuesday October 11th, 2022

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Dallas "Bucky" Spencer Reep

Dallas “Bucky” Spencer Reep, 87, of Nebo, North Carolina, passed away Saturday morning, October 08, 2022 at Mission Hospital McDowell.

Bucky is survived by his wife of 35 years, Sally Smith Reep; four children, Christopher Reep, Brian Reep (Ann), Robert Garrison III, and Maria Cloer (Kevin); ten grandchildren, Nicholas Reep, Whitney Reep, Carolyn Reep, Bradley Reep, Landon Mariani, Ella Garrison, Avi Delpiano, Garrison Cloer, Connor Cloer, and Evan Cloer; one great grandchild, Palmer Godwin; and one brother, Sam Reep (Marilyn).

He was born in Burke County on February 01, 1935 to the late Dallas “Bub” Reep and Ruth Branch Poore. His first wife, Jane Styers Reep, also precedes him in death.  Bucky was employed with New York Life for nearly 60 years. Prior to this, he taught and coached at Marion High School. He was avid in both golf and baseball. Bucky was the first recipient of a baseball scholarship to East Carolina University, and he was a fan of the Boston Red Sox. A member of First United Methodist Church, Bucky had many friends and loved them all immensely. He was also a member of the Marion Lake Club.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at four o’clock at First United Methodist Church with David Riggs and Rev. Mike Holder officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 4:00; two hours prior to the service.

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A candle was lit in memory of Dallas "Bucky" Reep

Jim and Susan Litchford Oct 24 2022 2:02 PM

Dear Sally, please know that Joyce and I are deeply saddened by Bucky's passing. He was my best friend at ECU and I'll miss him greatly. Love to you and all your family.

Gary B. Mattocks Oct 23 2022 4:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dallas "Bucky" Reep

Brenda Robinson Page, Class of 1962, Marion High School Oct 18 2022 8:40 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dallas "Bucky" Reep

Frankie Smith Oct 12 2022 11:54 PM

Bucky was one of the best. A good friend. Great Golfer and beautiful family. A true southern gentleman. Prayers for all. RIP Buck.

Tommy Deal Oct 12 2022 6:24 PM

Prayers for all of the Reep Family.

Jim and Linda Belote. Oct 12 2022 4:25 PM

A beautiful photographic tribute to Bucky’s life.
I will remember all his family in prayers of comfort during this time.
Mary Marlowe (Broome as you will remember me, Sally)

Mary Marlowe Oct 12 2022 3:00 PM

Coach Reep was one of my favorites when I played for him at MHS GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM. A very nice gentlemen and great coach.

Brenda Hemphill Oct 12 2022 2:25 PM

Sally, I am so very sorry. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am sending much love and many hugs your way dear friend. Cindy Johnson Swofford

Cindy Swofford Oct 12 2022 1:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dallas "Bucky" Reep

Marilyn Collins Oct 12 2022 9:03 AM

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