Virginia Dale Reid

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Virginia Dale Reid, daughter of the late Everett Blanchard and Pauline (Gurley) Blanchard, was born January 29, 1937, in Kennett, Mo., and departed this life on November 20, 2018, at the age of 81 years, nine months and 22 days. Virginia married Daniel Reid on July 4, 1981, in Jacksonville, Ark. And he preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons, David (Nina) Shepard of Rector, Ark. And Mike (Christi) Shepard of Little Rock, Ark.; one daughter, Pam (Mark) Dunn of Rector, Ark.; nine grandchildren, Lance (Ashley) Shepard, Bryan (Kimmie) Shepard, Skye (David) Moore, Courtney (Reeves) Bennett, Rhett Shepard, Riley Shepard, Reese Shepard and Tiffany (John) Forry; a step grandson, Robert (Jessie) Bradshaw; her treat grandchildren, Emma, Addy, Cole, Dixon, Kloey, Kason, Kendra, Matthew and Taylor; four brothers, Bill (Connie) Blanchard of St. Louis, Mo., Tom (Marsha) Blanchard of Kennett, Mo., Ron (Gayla) Blanchard of Rector, Ark. And Ed (Sheena) Blanchard of Kennett, Mo.; five sisters, Beverly (Max) Morgan of Kennett, Mo., Sheila (Danny) Carter of Kennett, Mo., Ada (Nick) Robinson of Kennett, Mo., Kim Daugherty of Kennett, Mo. and Cap (Lynn) Crites of Oakland, Tenn., along with other relatives and many friends.

Virginia was preceded in death one brother, Russell Blanchard, and granddaughter, Megan Dunn.

Virginia attended Maple Grove Baptist Church.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24,at the McDaniel Funeral Home, in Kennett. Funeral Services will follow at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, in the McDaniel Chapel with Reverend Kenny Burns officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector, Ark. Honored to serve as pallbearers will be family and friends.

McDaniel Funeral Service, of Kennett, will be in charge of the arrangements.

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