James Edgar Reynolds

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James Edgar Reynolds

Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky, USA
Death 10 Mar 1997 (aged 79)
Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 111487455 · View Source
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NOTE: My Uncle James...Mom's brother (Per Dorothy Hare Wigginton)

Publication: The Indianapolis Star
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Issue Date: Thursday, March 13, 1997
Page: Page 61

JAMES EDGAR REYNOLDS, 79. Danville, formerly of Indianapolis, died March 10. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he served 26 years In the Army, retiring In 1964 with the rank of chief warrant officer. He was a member of Harmony Bible Church. Danville. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association or the National Kidney Foundation. Services: 1 p.m. March 14 In Wilson St. Pierre Greenwood Chapel, with calling from 5 to 9 p.m. March 13. and from 10 a.m. March 14. Burial: Washington Park North Cemetery. He was the widower of Marie Brown Reynolds. Survivors: sons Larry R., James R. Reynolds; sister Rosetta Clardy: 10 grandchildren: 11 great-grandchildren.

James was the fifth child born to William Reynolds and Ida P Reynolds. He retired from the armed forces as Army Chief Warrent Officer 5, the highest Warrent Officer rank in the United States Army. He served in both World War II and the Korean War. He also did a tour in Germany which his family lived there with him during that tour.

He married Marie Brown, they had two sons James Robert "Bubby" Reynolds and Larry Ronnie Reynolds.

Sallie Ann Reynolds Hare
William W C "Dickie" Reynolds
Edward or Earnest Stanley Reynolds
Lou Beatrice Reynolds Stevens
Unnamed Boy Reynolds who lived 3 hours
Robert Benjamin "Benny" Reynolds
Agnes Leona Reynolds
Rosetta Fish Puckett Downey

His parents, wife and siblings, except Rosetta preceded him in death.

Kentucky Birth Index, 1911-1999:
Name: James Edgar Reynolds
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 17 Aug 1917
County: Barren
Mother's Name: Ida P10021978 Carver
Volume Number: 197
Certificate Number: 92437
Volume Year: 1978 (Due to recording year being long after birth year, this is possibly a replacement record)

Home in 1920: Glasgow, Barren Co, Kentucky
William Reynolds 45 (Head-Rent-Inspector Lumber Yard)
Ida P Reynolds 36 (Wife)
(Both M1,Can Read & Write)
Sallie A O Reynolds 10 (Dau-Attend School)
William W C Reynolds 8 (Son-Attend School)
Lori (Lou) B Reynolds 4[4 4/12] (Dau)
James E Reynolds 2 [2 4/12] (Son)

Home in 1930: Glasgow, Barren Co, Kentucky, USA
Address: Front St.
Clyde Fish 27(Head-Rent $10-Laborer-Retail Coal Merchant) Ida Fish 46 (Wife-Fly maker-Overall Factory)
Sallie Reynolds 20(Fly maker-Overall Factory)
Lou Reynolds 14
James Reynolds 12
Benny Reynolds 9

Home in 1940: Glasgow, Barren Co, Kentucky, USA
Address: 203 Mill St.
Ernest Stephens 28 (Head-Rent-$6-Garage Mechanic-Grade: 4) Lou Stephens 24 (Wife-Gave Info-Grade: 5)
Wilma Jean Stephens 5(Dau)
James Reynolds 22 (Lodger-Lou's Bro-Lineman for REA Lines-Grade: 4)
Marie Reynolds 17(Wife-Grade: 5
(GRADE: Identifies completed School Year)

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: James E. Reynolds
SSN: 405-0?-3561
Last Residence: 46122 Danville, Hendricks, Indiana, USA BORN: 17 Aug 1917
Died: 10 Mar 1997 State (Year)
SSN issued: Kentucky (Before 1951)

U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007:
Name: James Edgar Reynolds[James E Reynolds]
SSN: 4050?3561
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Aug 1917
Birth Place: Glasgow, Kentucky
Father Name: William Reynolds
Mother Name: Ida P Carver
Death Date: 10 Mar 1997
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Jun 1937: Name listed as JAMES EDGAR REYNOLDS; 19 Mar 1997: Name listed as JAMES E REYNOLDS

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  • Created by: Dorothy Hare Wigginton
  • Added: 30 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111487455
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Edgar Reynolds (17 Aug 1917–10 Mar 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111487455, citing Washington Park North Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Dorothy Hare Wigginton (contributor 47472543) .