Reta Reynolds

Monday, February 26, 2018

RETA REYNOLDS, of Oak Grove, Arkansas born June 13, 1916 in the High Community north of Berryville, Arkansas, daughter of George Enoch and Rebecca Catherine (Clifton) Wise. She departed this life Saturday, February 24, 2018 in Berryville, Arkansas at the age of 101 years.

Reta attended the Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church. She enjoyed having a big garden that she meticulously maintained. Reta loved to cook, can fruits and vegetables, and crochet. She was very well known for her beautiful quilts.

She is survived by her son, Eugene Reynolds and wife, Janette, of Oak Grove; two granddaughters, Gina Gibbins and husband, George, and Sheila Gibbins all of Berryville; great-granddaughter, Megan Owens and husband, Tim, of Forsyth, Missouri, and great-grandson, Matthew Gibbins of Berryville; several other relatives and many friends.

On February 3, 1934 she was united in marriage to Henry Francis Reynolds, who preceded her in death. She is also preceded in death by her parents, George and Rebecca Wise; one sister, Leota Keeland and one infant sister, Ruth Wise.

Graveside service and interment will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery, Berryville, Arkansas with Pastor Curtis Bradley officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to Oak Grove Fire Department, 11423 Highway 21 North, Oak Grove, Arkansas 72660. Online condolences may be sent to the family at