Jun. 14, 1940 Augusta Richmond County Georgia, USA
Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Watkins Reid, entered into rest at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. W.A. Murphy, 644 Crawford Avenue, Friday, June 14, 1940 at 12:30 a.m. Funeral services will be held at the Crawford Avenue Baptist church, Sunday afternoon at 5 o'clock. The Rev. J. Glover Morris will officiate and interment will be in Pierce Chapel cemetery. Pallbearers will be E.R. Card, N.A. Lassiter, L.J. Cloy, W.T. Stewart, W.G. Conners and C.T. Tanner. Mrs. Reid was the widow of the late David W. Reid. She was 80 years of age and had been ill for five weeks. She was a native of McDuffie county, but had lived in Augusta virtually all her life. The deceased is survived by two sons, John A. Reid and George H. Reid of Augusta; four daughters Mrs. M.B. Burch, Mrs. W.A. Murphy of Augusta, Mrs. A.E. Loner of Blythewood, S.C., and Mrs. A.B. Spivey of Augusta; 29 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and one sister; Mrs. W.A. Smith of Pensacola, Fla. Elliott Sons.
Father, born Georgia. Mother, Mary Young, born Georgia.