The Newnan Times-Herald

Obituaries

Earle Felton Reeves Jr.


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Aug. 08, 2017 - 3:05 PM

Earle "Rocky" Felton Reeves Jr, 66, passed away on Thursday, August 3, 2017. 

He was born on November 2, 1951 in Atlanta, Ga. He was a longtime resident of "Rico" – now known as Chattahoochee Hills, Ga. This Georgia Tech grad was best known for founding the restaurant chain Mellow Mushroom, RockBack Pizza and for being an incredible husband, father, grandfather and neighbor. 

Rocky loved his community and considered everyone family. He was a truly remarkable soul and will be missed by many. 

He is survived by his wife, Marianne H. Reeves; his children, Misha Reeves Bybee and Joe Felton Reeves; and his three siblings, Mike, Claire, and Pat.

A “celebration” will be held in his memory on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Providence Baptist Church, 6402 Campbellton-Redwine Rd., Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268. The service will begin at 12:30 p.m. All are welcome.