Grafton W. Reid

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, April 3, 2001

Graveside services for Grafton W. Reid of Mt. Olive are 11 a.m.,Wednesday, April 4, at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home.

Mr. Reid, 80, died April 2, 2001, at his residence. He was bornin Lawrence County on March 17, 1921, to Emmit and Tommie BoutwellReid.

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He was disabled. He was a member of the Baptist faith. He was amember of the American Legion. He was a veteran of the Navy.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, Watsonand Joe H. Reid; and his sister, Syble Reid Robbins.

Survivors are his sons, Ken Reid of Purvis and Tommy Joe Reid ofPrentiss; his daughter, Karen Bell of Ellabelle, Ga.; his sister,Christell Reid Pigott of McComb; and six grandchildren and fivegreat-grandchildren.