Teresa Ann Hannibal, 67, Kokomo, passed away at 2:40 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2014, in her home with her family by her side. She was born in Hopkinsville, Ky., on July 10, 1946, to the late Charles and Francis (Poindexter) Reeves Sr.
Teresa attended area schools in Montgomery County, Tennessee. In 1964, Teresa married Theodore Hannibal, and to this union three children were born. Teresa worked at Delco Electronics in Kokomo, retiring after 28 years. She was a member of the UAW Local 292. Teresa loved music, crocheting, shopping and collecting; and was especially proud of her yard work and plants. Teresa loved her friends, grandkids and family, often opening her doors to help them through difficult times.
Teresa is survived by her children, Anita (Raymond) Dawson, Joyce Hannibal and Lucretia (Darius) Olive; special nephew, Darryle McGregor; grandchildren, Anise Monet Hannibal, Jhordan Alyssa NaCole Lee, Sharay Dawson, Brodrick Dawson, Ossie A. D. Martin, Austin Thomas-DeWayne Nash, Amari McGregor and Kaitlyn Olive; great-granddaughter, Amor LaRae Ridgnal; great-grandsons, Elijah and Amir. Other survivors include siblings, Thelma Jean Brison, Vanessa Moore, Joe Michael Reeves, Carolyn Faye Merritt and Wanda Kaye Butts; sister-in-law, Barbara Broomfield; and special care givers, Marjorie Watson, and her niece, Wanda Kay McGregor.
Teresa was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, Betty Lou Reeves, Thomas Lee Reeves Sr., Charles Arthur Reeves II, James Lawrence Reeves, Jesse Broomfield and Charlene Reeves McGregor.
There will be a funeral service for Teresa at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, 1599 E. Sycamore St., with visitation prior to the service starting at 11 a.m. Pastor L. E. Anderson Jr. will be officiating. Following the funeral service, Teresa will be laid to rest in Sunset Memory Gardens.
You are invited to read Teresa’s obituary at www.ellersmortuary.com, where you may sign the guest book, share a personal message, or order flowers for the family. Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St., assisted the family with arrangements.