OBITUARY

Richard "Dick" S. Reid Sr.

June 11, 1927June 2, 2011

Richard "Dick" Stephen Reid, Sr.

MACON - Richard "Dick" Stephen Reid, Sr., 83, died Thursday, June 2, 2011 at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2P.M., Sunday, June 5, 2011 in the chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home with burial in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Mark Addington will officiate. The family will meet friends from 1:00 P.M. to service time on Sunday at the funeral home. While flowers are acceptable, memorial donations may be made to the donor's favorite charity.

Mr. Reid was preceded in death by his wife, Angelette Price Reid, his parents, Nicholas Stephen Reid and Doris Imogene Stratton Reid, his brother, Thomas Reid and by his first wife, Georgia Mae "Mickey" Fowler Reid. Born in Minneapolis, MN, he served with the U.S. Navy and was an electrician and retired after forty-two years and was a member of IBEW Local 1316 with fifty-nine years service membership. Mr. Reid was of the Methodist Faith and was a member of V.F.W. Post 468. He loved the outdoors and was an avid golfer and fisherman.

Survivors include his daughter, Patricia (Donald) Nicholson of Macon; his sons, Richard S. (Dale) Reid, Jr. and Freddie Reid of Macon; his stepdaughters, Sandra and Elaine; his beloved grandchildren, Donald (Rhonda) Nicholson, Jr., Brian (Suzie) Nicholson, Melissa Reid (Rafael) Alvarez, Jessica (Billy) Elliott, Curtis (Sierra) Reid, Stacey (Walt) Reid and Michael S. (Randee) Reid; eight great grandchildren; his brother, Nicky (Diane) Reid; his sister, Doris Cathey; his sister-in-law, Sylvia, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, June 5, 2011
  • Funeral Service Sunday, June 5, 2011
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Richard "Dick" S. Reid Sr.

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Lisa Hendricks

June 6, 2011

Richard,
I am so sorry to hear about your dad. May God comfort you and your family during this difficult time You are all in my prayers.

June 5, 2011

patricia, donald ,richard , dale and freddie , we were so sorry to hear about your dad . he was a fine man . james worked with him for many years in the IBEW .
love and prayers ,
james and yvonne harrington

June 5, 2011

My prayers go out to the family. Richard Maddox

Charles & Susan Halligan

June 5, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Faye Cooper

June 4, 2011

Richard and Dale, Sorry to hear about your loss. Hoping that the memories will be a comfort while you grieve.
You are in my thoughts and prayers
much love,

June 4, 2011

"Your Dad was a great brother-in-law, whom I loved very much. Cherish the memories of him always...I will!
I love all of you and I pray that God be with you now and in the days ahead." Aunt Betty (Alabama)

Joe Ezell

June 4, 2011

Richard & Dale;
Thinking of you during this time. My prayers are with you and your family.

Chris Hendricks

June 4, 2011

May you find comfort in remembering your beloved father this Father's Day, and every day.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY