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William Jeremiah Reynolds
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1870
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1971
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA

The Times Recorder
Feb. 14, 1971
Zanesville, Ohio

William J. Reynolds Dies At 100; Former Resident of S. Zanesville

William J. Reynolds, who would have been 101 Feb. 22, died at 4:45 at the home of a daughter Lela Burkett of 1562 Bennett avenue, leaving 144 survivors.
Mr. Reynolds a retired circuit riding minister, farmer, dairyman, and teamster, formerly made his home at 48 East Main street South Zanesville. He had been in failing health for 18 months.
Mr. Reynolds was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of Charles and Mary Jane Devore.
He was a life-long Methodist and served as an assistant minister in West Virginia. For 10 years he was a circuit rider there. His wife, Ida Mae, died in July 1969.
After coming to this area in 1922 he worked as a dairyman and farmer.
Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Burkett, with whom he had made his home, Mrs. Mabel Bunner of Walker, W.Va., Mrs. Wilford (Opal) Wilson of Ostego, Mrs. Hazel Swope of Toboso, Mrs. James (Beatrice) Thomason of Hurst, Texas; two sons, Ralph of Corning and Clifford of St. Louis, Mo.; 33 grandchildren, 90 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, George of Harrisburgh, Pa., and Oss Reynolds of Orlando, Fla.
A son and a daughter are deceased.
Burial will be at Memorial Park. 
Family links: 
  Charles Bonar Reynolds (1842 - 1925)
  Christianna DeVore Reynolds (1848 - 1909)
  Ella Jane Rowley Reynolds (1876 - 1902)
  Ida May Miller Reynolds (1883 - 1969)
  Zorra May Reynolds (1898 - 1898)*
  Lina Luneida Reynolds Van Horn (1899 - 1967)*
  Clifford Wilson Reynolds (1901 - 1971)*
  Lyle Gordon Reynolds (1903 - 1964)*
  Opal A. Reynolds Wilson (1907 - 2007)*
  Hazel Aretha Reynolds Swope (1909 - 1999)*
  Lela Myrtle Reynolds Burkett (1912 - 2006)*
  Ralph F. Reynolds (1917 - 1973)*
  William Jeremiah Reynolds (1870 - 1971)
  Amanda Ann Reynolds Fury (1872 - 1947)*
  David Kennedy Reynolds (1874 - 1950)*
  Mary Catherine Reynolds Ruble (1876 - 1903)*
  Thomas Gregory Reynolds (1881 - 1964)*
  Osborn Clayton Reynolds (1883 - 1979)*
  George F. Reynolds (1892 - 1976)*
  Ada Arstella Reynolds McIntosh (1895 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Created by: damouse
Record added: Jul 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73388735
William Jeremiah Reynolds
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William Jeremiah Reynolds
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 Added: Sep. 18, 2013

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