Lois Reynolds

Lois (Crosby) Reynolds

Lois Reynolds went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, March 30 with her children at her side.  She was born on July 7, 1931, in Trenton, Ontario, Canada.  She grew up on a farm and had special memories of those years with her parents, Ross and Mabel (Richards) Crosby, her older sister, Audrey, and her twin sister, Loreen.  She attended a one-room schoolhouse through ninth grade and then attended tenth grade at Trenton High School.  In August 1952, Lois married Allan "Bud" Seabrooke and soon moved to Frankford, Ontario and later to Whitby, Ontario.  In 1966, they moved to Charlotte, Michigan.  In May 1974, Lois married Vern Reynolds and they resided in Battle Creek for 36 years, spending 20 of those years during the winter at their home in Leesburg, Florida.  Lois worked at Leila Hospital for an anesthesiology practice and held numerous positions at Lakeview Hospital. 

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Vern, in 2010, her sister and brother-in-law Nat and Audrey Wall, and niece Lois (Wall) Angman.  She is survived by her son, Ross Seabrooke and daughter Linda (Jim) Smith, two grandchildren and a great-grandson; stepchildren Sandy (Jim) Denzel, Kathy (Randy) Crandall, Mike (Jan) Reynolds; six step-grandchildren and nine step-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her twin sister Loreen and husband Gerald "the brother I never had" Batchellor, two nieces, two great-nephews, one great-niece and their families.  

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at Harper Creek Baptist Church on Saturday, April 26 at 10:00 am with a brunch fellowship immediately following.  Interment will be private.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bibles for Missions or The .  "Jesus said to her, 'I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?'" (John 11:25-26).

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer from Apr. 25 to Apr. 26, 2014