Sophia V. Reynolds, 74, of Leland, North Carolina, formerly of South Bloomfield, went to be with the Lord and join her beloved husband and son on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, North Carolina.
She was born on Nov. 26, 1941, in Huntington, West Virginia, to the late Ivan and Florance (Blake) Spurlock.
Sophia was a loving mother and beloved grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Carl C. Reynolds, in 2012; son, Danny Ray, in 1976; and a brother and sister.
For the past five years, Sophia had been cared for by her daughter, Karen, in North Carolina.
She is survived by her children, C. Dean (Beth) Reynolds of Ashville, Karen (Steve) Shaw of Leland, North Carolina, and Scott (Kelly) Reynolds of Port Clinton; grandchildren, Eddie (Meredith) Reynolds, Stacy (Bryon) Gainey, Josh (Jamie) Reynolds, Stephen (Brittney) Shaw, Clara (Dana) Mikita, Jason (Cinea) Reynolds, and Jessie (Tyler) Lowe; great-grandchildren, Tiffany and Hunter Gainey, Daniel Lahnum, Colin Gainey, Estella Reynolds, Jayden and Josie Reynolds, Aleindye Henry, Maxston Shaw, Oliver Lowe, and Alexander Mikita; two sisters; one brother; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St., Ashville, with Rev. Kenneth Fuller officiating. Interment will follow in Harrison Township Cemetery, South Bloomfield. The family will received friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The family request in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Central Ohio Diabetes Assoc., 1100 Dennison Ave., Columbus, OH 43201.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal