Originally created 09/17/99

Mr. Robert Reid



Mr. Robert Alexander Reid, 57, of 4519 Shawnee Drive, Martinez, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 1999, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Martinez Baptist Church with Dr. William Owens and the Rev. Grover C. Lee officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Memorial Gardens, Grovetown.

Mr. Reid, a native of Augusta, had retired as a biology medical technician at University Hospital. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Martinez Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Reid; two brothers, Samuel A. Reid, Augusta, and Arthur J. Reid, Jonesboro; two sisters, Elizabeth A. Cripe, Augusta, and Ruth P. Scoggins, Martinez; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Mike Mitchell, George Akins, Fred Coley, Brady Kirksey, Rocky Hendrix and Jody Camak.

Memorials may be made to Martinez Baptist Church, 3632 Lynnwood Drive, Martinez, GA 30907.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home, Belair Road.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 17, 1999