Bettie J. Reid

Bettie J. Reid, 81, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at her residence.

Born in Houston, Texas., she was the daughter of the late John T. and Mary Miller Bond. She married the love of her life, Thomas J. Reid, on Feb. 19, 1972. Antiquing was Bettie's passion, and she was an antique dealer for over 35 years.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brother, John T. Bond Jr.

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Thomas J. Reid of Gainesville; daughter, Angela P. Reid; son, Randall L. Reid, both of Houston, Texas; granddaughter, Courtney Reid; great-granddaughter, Emily Reid.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at the First Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Shon Peppers and the Rev. Roe Calloway officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the First Presbyterian Church in Bettie's memory.

Those wishing to send online condolences may do so at

Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway SW, Gainesville, GA 30501, is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Little-Davenport Funeral Home
355 Dawsonville Highway Southwest Gainesville, GA 30501
(770) 534-5201

Published in on May 13, 2014