Services for Helen Dees Reynolds,77, of Montgomery, who died on Jan. 25 after an extended illness, will be held at Leak-Memory Chapel on Jan. 28 at 11 a.m. with Dr. Earl Hall officiating. Burial will follow in the Montgomery Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. Reynolds was preceded in death by her parents, Jay S. and Pearl Utsey Dees and her husband, Carden Reynolds. She is survived by two daughters, Candace White of Roswell, Ga., and Donna Reynolds of Auburn; a son, Jerry Reynolds of Rockledge, Fla.; two sisters, Ann Humphry of Panama City, Fla., and Olive Thornton of Cummings, Ga.; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Mrs. Reynolds was a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church. She also was a poll inspector for 40 years. She was active in the Normandale Neighborhood Association and Capital City Republican Women.
Visitation was Sunday, January 22, 2002, from 4-6 p.m. at Leak-Memory Chapel.
Skeen Funereal Home
Earl W. McKinnon, 81, 425 Knox St., Troy, died Saturday, January 26, 2002, at his residence.
Graveside services were Monday, Jan. 28, 2002, at 11 a.m. at Green Hills Memorial Park with the Rev. Clifford Mathews officiating and Skeen Funereal Home of Troy directing. The body lay in state from 10:45 the day of the funeral. Visitation was Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, from 5-7 p.m. at Skeen Funeral Home in Troy.
Survivors include his wife, Helen E. McKinnon of Troy; sons, Bill McKinnon of San Diego, Calif.,
Mike McKinnon of Troy, William Younce of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Scott Creamer of Gainsville, Fla.; 4 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Neil Smith of Seattle, Wa.
Mr. and Mrs. McKinnon celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 20, 2001.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the hospice of Troy.
Dillard Funeral Home
Lucille Nelson McLeod, 83, 431 Murphree St., Troy, died at Edge Regional Medical Center Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002, from 2-3 p.m. at Dillard Funeral Home of Troy.
Services will be held Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002, at 3 p.m. from the Chapel of Dillard Funeral Home in Troy with Dr. Ed Walter officiating and Dillard Funeral Home of Troy directing.
Survivors include her husband, Hank McLeod of Troy; a daughter and son-in-law Mona and Jerry Lawson of Jasper, Ga.; a son and daughter-in-law, Shelby and Patsy Stewart of Penn, Fla.; nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
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