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James J. "Uncle Jim" Reynolds

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James J. "Uncle Jim" Reynolds Obituary
James J. Reynolds "Uncle Jim"

James J. Reynolds, 98 years old, passed away Sunday, August 10, 2014, peacefully at his home. He was surrounded by his extended family and good friend, Stephani Smith.

He was born in Parkers burg, West Virginia and spent most of his life in Akron, retiring from Goodyear in 1978. He loved music, played in a band on the radio, and enjoyed working in his yard and garden. Jim was in the U.S. Army and was the oldest lifetime member of the VFW Local 8975.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Pauline. Survivors include his son, Robert Reynolds; granddaughter, Jill Jenkins (Kelly); grandsons, Robbie and Danny; and six great-grandchildren, all in North Carolina.

Private interment will take place at Hillside Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice Summa at Home, 1077 Gorge Blvd., Akron, OH 44310.


Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Aug. 12, 2014
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