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Carl W. Reynolds
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Carl W. Reynolds, 88, passed away 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving wife and family.
Carl was a retired painter for Olin-Matheson Corporation.
He was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Herrin and a veteran of the U. S. Army during the Korean War.
Carl was born June 1, 1929 in Herrin, IL to Thomas and Phoebe Ann (Profitt) Reynolds.
Carl was first married to Joyce Zucca on July 22, 1950 in Piggott, AR. She preceded him in death on December 23, 2000. He then married Verna Mae Finney Colson on November 5, 2005 in Herrin.
Surviving are his wife, Verna Mae Reynolds of Herrin; son and daughter-in-law, Keith W. and Linda Reynolds of Herrin; five grandchildren, Kristina Reynolds of Herrin, Brian Reynolds of Nevada, Michael Reynolds of Nevada, Rusty Reynolds of Christopher and Carrie DeNeal of Ava; several great grandchildren; step son, Tom (Dianna) King of Herrin, four step-daughters, Terri Lea (Bob) Wynn of Crainville, Pamela (Gene) Naputi of Dowell, Tiana (Mike) Thomas of Painesville, OH, Renata “Susie” King of Herrin; several step grandchildren, several step great grandchildren and several step great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce; son, Randy R. Reynolds; grandson, Nick Reynolds; parents; eight brothers and two sisters.
Services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the First Pentecostal Church, 1220 South 16th Street, Herrin, IL with Rev. Michael Tetmeyer officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, October 6, 20178 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin. Entombment will be in Herrin City Cemetery. The family prefers memorial donations made to The First Pentecostal Church, 1220 South 16th Street, Herrin, IL 62948 or to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Road, Marion, IL 62959; envelopes will be available at the funeral home and church.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948





1:00 PM
First Pentecostal Church

1220 South 16th Street
Herrin, IL 62948

Cemetery Details


Herrin City Cemetery

Stotlar & Bandyville Road
Herrin, IL 62948

Memorial Contribution

Hospice of Southern Illinois

204 Halfway Road
Marion, IL 62959

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