Wednesday, 02 February 2022 17:59

Willie Carter Reid, Sr.

Willie Carter Reid, Sr., age 96, of Lawrenceville, VA passed away February 2, 2022 at The Woodland in Farmville, VA where he lived for the past eight years.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Kate Price Reid; his son, James Butler “J.B.” Reid; and eight brothers and sisters. He is survived by his son, Willie C. “Bill” Reid, Jr. and wife Jackie of Blackstone; his daughter-in-law, Patricia Reid of Powhatan; his granddaughter, Candice Egle (Darrell); two grandsons, Jason Reid (Alanna) and Jesse Reid; six great grandchildren; and a devoted friend John Clay. Willie was a member of Lawrenceville Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, the VFW, and Central Ruritan Club. He was a WWII Navy Veteran and Retired from Vepco where he worked for over 40 years. A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Lawrenceville Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, VA. The family will receive friends after the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lawrenceville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 64, Lawrenceville, VA 23868. Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.
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  • Comment Link Kell Fleshood Thursday, 03 February 2022 08:00 posted by Kell Fleshood

    So sorry to hear about Willie. He was so nice and also funny. He and Kate were a part of my life growing up. Billy and JB and I went to church and played ball together. Willie live a long good life. He will continue to live through our memories and stories and tears and laughter. I know Willie is in a good place now. Sending peace and love to Billy and the family.

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