Edgar Jack Reynolds
March 7, 1928 – November 25, 2019
Edgar Jack Reynolds, 91, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019. A Celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home with the Rev. Rex Odom officiating. The family will greet friends from 1:00 p.m. to service time at the funeral home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101-9929, or to donor’s favorite charity.
Jack was born in Macon, Georgia to the late Robert Dewey and Gladys Oliver Reynolds. He was predeceased by one son, Robert Lewis (Bob) Reynolds. He was a graduate from Lanier High School in 1945. Jack previously worked at the Naval Ordinance Plant and was retired from Robins AFB in 1985 after 33 years of service. He was retired from the United States Navy in 1988 after 42 years of service including both active and reserves. Jack was a member of the Middle Georgia Woodworkers Club. He was active in Bass United Methodist Church for over 40 years, where he taught several Sunday School Classes, was on the Board of Trustees and was head usher. He was also active at Ingleside United Methodist Church, where he taught the Brake Sunday school class for 10 years, served on the Board of Trustees and was an usher. He was currently a member of Forest Hills United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 71 years, Joyce Lewis Reynolds, son, Michael Eugene (Sherry) Reynolds of Tampa, Florida, grandson, Dr. Robert Nicholas (Laura Lynn) of St. Petersburg, Florida, great granddaughter, Elle Avery Reynolds of St. Petersburg, Florida and brother-in-law, Tommie R. Lewis (Milly) of Macon, Georgia.
Visit www.maconmp.com to express condolences. Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of the arrangements.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
PO Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101
- Visitation Wednesday, November 27, 2019
- A Celebration of Life Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Edgar Jack Reynolds
Jeanne Hays Giles Pierce
November 27, 2019
Dear Joyce and Mike, I was sad to read about Jack this morning. I am sorry for your loss. There are so many happy memories of our times at the Lake. Thank you for sharing “your Lake” with us. Jack was a fine man and we loved him and our entire family so very much. My number is 478-542-1040, if you ever need me. You all - Joyce, Mike, Tommie and Milly, are in our prayers. Much love and Godspeed, Jeanne and Beth
November 26, 2019
Ya'll have been part of my life for as long as I can remember. Bob was my best friend growing up and Joyce you were my second mom. Mike you were my little brother. Jack was always my second dad. Just know that I loved him and both of you. Much love from me. I love you both.