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Herman Floyd Reid, 90, passed away on April 14, 2024. Mr. Reid was born Dec. 29, 1933 to W.V. Reid and Essie Reid. A resident of Jackson, he was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jackson. Mr. Reid was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who loved his family dearly. He and his wife enjoyed many trips to the mountains with dear couplefriends through the years.

He is survived by his son, Randy Reid; brother, Lamar Reid (Ann); sister-in-law, Pam Hoven; grandchildren, Misty Reid, Casey Henley, Jon Foster Reid, Andie Beasley, Becky Johnson, Brittany Reid and Braxton Reid; 11 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and dear friends.

Mr. Reid is preceded in death by his parents; loving wife of 61 years, Rita M. Reid; son, Tim Reid; and grandson, Judson Reid.

Services were held Wednesday, April 17. Visitation was from 9:45 until 10:45 a.m., at Lathan Funeral Home, Jackson. The graveside service was at 11 a.m., at Trinity Memorial Gardens, with Bro. Brian Jemison and Bro. Philip McDuffie officiating.

Pallbearers were Jim Reid, Mike Hoven, Mark Criswell, Billy Holder, Jon Foster Reid and Jacob Smith.


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