LEXINGTON, N.C. - Entered into rest Saturday, December 29, 2001, at his residence, Mr. Columbus Reid of Lexington. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 2, 2002, at 1 p.m. at the Friendship Baptist Church, Lexington, with Rev. H. B. Waiters officiating. Burial will be in Lexington. He was a native of Lincolnton County, Ga. and a retired employee of Lexington Chair Company. Survivors include his wife, Clara Smalley Reid, Lexington; three sisters, Azaree Gunby, Mamie Latham, Mary (Charlie) Barrow, Augusta; a brother, James F. Reid, Brooklyn, N.Y.; six sisters-in-law, two brothers- in-law, and a host of devoted nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 M. L. King Jr. Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle January 1, 2002