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Charles B. Reeves Jr.

Charles B. Reeves Jr.

Charles B. "Sprat" Reeves Jr., a retired attorney and philanthropist recalled as a charming raconteur, died of congestive heart failure Saturday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. He was 92 and lived in Guilford. Born in Baltimore — he lived his entire life on Greenway — he was the son of Charles B. Reeves Sr., who was born in Mount Vernon Place, and Emily Fitzgerald Kenny, who lived on Eutaw Place. The couple had adjoining pews at St. Ignatius Roman Catholic Church, where Mr. Reeves was a lifelong member. His father owned an insurance agency and his mother's family owned the C.D. Kenny coffee and tea stores. He attended the Calvert and Gilman schools and was a...