Funeral services for the Rev. Dr. Nimrod Q. Reynolds, 82, will be on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at noon at 17th Street Missionary Baptist Church in Anniston with Dr. Joseph E. Lowery of Atlanta officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery. A wake service will be on Friday, March 17, 2013, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 17th Street Missionary Church. A Civil Rights Commemorative March will be on May 18, 2013, at 10 a.m. beginning at 13th Street and Gurnee (the southeast end of Zinn Park). This is the site where he was beaten by a white mob on Sept. 15, 1963 (this was one of the most violent days in the civil rights movement.)
The Rev. Reynolds passed away on May 12, 2013, at Regional Medical Center.
Final cares entrusted to: Anniston Funeral Services, 256-236-0319
Anniston Funeral Service
630 South Wilmer
Anniston, AL 36201
Published in The Gadsden Times on May 16, 2013