Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Bill Reeves

William Orville Reeves

December 5, 1904

December 6, 1983
West Point, IN 

1922-23 West Point High School - Indiana (High School)
1923-24 West Point High School - Indiana (High School)
1924-25 West Point High School - Indiana (High School)
1928-29 Indiana Central Normal College (College)
1929-30 Indiana Central Normal College (College)
1930-31 Indiana Central Normal College (College)
1931-32 Indiana Central Normal College (College)
1932-33 Akron Firestone Non-Skids (NPBL)
1933-34 Akron Firestone Non-Skids (Independent)
1934-35 Akron Firestone Non-Skids (Independent)
Monon Athletic Club - Lafayette, Indiana (AAU)
1935-36 Akron Firestone (MBC)
1936-37 Akron Firestone Non-Skids (MBC)
1937-38 Akron Firestone Non-Skids (NBL)
1938-39 Columbus Hilltop Merchants (Independent)

Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame 

Brother Ginger Reeves
Later formed his own tire company at Lafayette. 
As of March 10, 1978, Reeves was in retirement, raising livestock near West Point, Indiana. Article about his enshrinement in the Hammond Times gives his name as William O. Reeves. Findagrave gives us a William Orville Reeves buried in West Point, Indiana. Billy Reeves Stable still exists in West Point.


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