Joseph Alvin "Joey" Reid

November 6, 1979July 20, 2012

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at White Funeral Home, Poplarville for Mr. Joseph Alvin “Joey” Reid, 32, of Poplarville, Mississippi who died Friday, July 20, 2012 in OCH Regional Medical Center, Starkville, Mississippi. Brother Keith Owen and Brother Sean Head will officiate at the service. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Poplarville.

Mr. Reid was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Saucier, Mississippi. He is preceded in death by his father, Lesley Reid; his paternal grandparents, Scooby and Lena Reid; and his maternal grandparents, Joseph and Ruby Yates.

Survivors include his mother, Margi (Jim) Hester of Perkinston, MS; one sister, Sabrena (Eric) Knight of Sevierville, TN; two step-sisters, Rachel King of Gulfport, MS and Tiffany Hester of Chicago, IL; one brother, Tommy Reid of Perkinston, MS; one step-brother, Wesley Hester of Perkinston, MS; five nieces, Alissa Reid, Nataleigh Leger, Chasity Hester, Carissa Hester, and Presley Hester; and four nephews, Lesley Reid, Calan Reid, Joey Knight, and Alijah King.

Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Monday, July 23, 2012 at White Funeral Home, 315 Highway 11 South, Poplarville, MS 39470.

Online condolences may given at . The Family would like to thank Rolling Hills Preferred Care Home in Starkville, Mississippi for their wonderful care to Joey.

White Funeral Home, Poplarville (601) 795-4982.



  • Visitation Monday, July 23, 2012
  • Funeral Ceremony Tuesday, July 24, 2012


  • Interment

Joseph Alvin "Joey" Reid

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Charles Wayne Myrick

August 14, 2012

Praying for the family. I really enjoyed going to school and playing sports from my youth with Joey.

patrick smith

July 28, 2012

just found out about this. i'll miss ya buddy. see ya at the eastern gate one day.

Pamala Scroggins

July 25, 2012

It was such a pleasure to know such a sweet young man, and im so glad i can call you my friend. I know you are up in heaven with our Lord and Savior having a grand time. Prayers sent out to all of Joey's family, may God give you comfort and strength during this difficult time. You will be missed .
Pamala Scroggins LPN
Rolling Hills Midnight Nurse

ReNada Jamison

July 24, 2012

My prayers are with your family...

Tara Langlois-Alexander

July 23, 2012

Sabrena, i am sending prayers up for you and your family.God will give you strength and peace to get through this hard time. God bless yall.

Melanie Clements Nestle

July 23, 2012

He is one of God's Saints now in heaven, strong and with both fathers.

jenny reid holland

July 22, 2012

prayers from malzia reid family

Kimberly luster

July 22, 2012

God bless and your new life with our Lord and savoir is here..God bless your loved ones left on this earth to get through this difficult time and to know you are smiling down them in heaven....Sabrina my prayers are being said for you and your family.

Tom Wiesner

July 22, 2012

My deepest thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time! God Bless!

Alisha Bullen

July 22, 2012

Though Joey has moved on to his heavenly home his memories will always remain.. I know he touched the hearts of so many and through the tears the memory of his smile and the sound of his laughter brings a smile!! Praying for comfort and peace for the family and friends!