Jan Ogden Reynolds
November 9, 1934 – April 3, 2021
Jan Ogden Reynolds, November 9 1934 - April 3, 2021. A native of Jackson, Mississippi and life long resident of Mobile. She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Albert Emory Reynolds, Jr., her parents, James Nicholson Ogden and Beatrice Flowers Ogden, and her sisters, Beatrice Ogden Sheldon and Christiana Ogden. She is survived by her 7 children Michael (Prissy), Richard (Ellen), Mimi McCandless (Kevin), Jamie Brown (Tilmon), Vicki Thompson (Joe), Albert IV (Kim) and Jim (Ellen); dear companion Bill Westerman, 3 siblings James N Ogden, Jr. (Linda), Donald G Ogden (Lynn), and Tab Ogden, as well as 15 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild and many other loved ones. Jan graduated from Bishop Toolen High School and soon became a full time wife and mother. She and Albert were members of Corpus Christi Parish where she was an active volunteer for the next 60 years. She was a proud recipient of the Christ the King Service Medal in 2012, representing her parish. Her many interests included (but not limited to) Sweet Adelines Mobile Chapter, Mobile Opera, Mobile Symphony, the Cathedral choir, Master Gardners, volunteer for Covenant Care and Providence Hospital, and watercolor art with Bill Morris and her art group. In 2020 she was offered membership into the Watercolor and Graphic Arts Society. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Corpus Christi Building Fund, Mobile Symphony Orchestra or Covenant Care Hospice. Her family would like to express their thanks to Covenant Care Hospice and Visiting Angels for their kindness and support during her illness. A Celebration of Life will be held Monday, May 3rd, 2021 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 6300 McKenna Drive. Visitation begins at 10:00 AM in the parish Banquet Hall, with Mass beginning at 11:00 AM. A private family interment will take place at Catholic Cemetery.
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Jan Ogden Reynolds
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April 17, 2021
I have so many memories of my times shared with "Sister" Jan. We shared our love of music, especially as a quartet in Sweet Adelines. Her smile was infectious, and her gentile spirit will always be remembered. I love you, sweet Jan.
April 15, 2021
Jan was one of my very special Sweet Adeline’s sisters, who befriended me many years ago when I was a newcomer to the South. Her wit and humor will be long remembered, as well as her sweet tenor voice.🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
April 7, 2021
To all members of Jan's family in Alabama, from her friends here in Virginia. You are in our thoughts and prayers, and we will miss her very much.