Rose M. Reynolds
Rose Marie Reynolds, age 87 of Springfield, MO joined her Savior in glory on August 15, 2014. She was born October 24, 1926 in Taneyville, MO to Tullie and Bethalena (Beall) Reynolds.
She graduated Forsyth High School in 1944 and Burge School of Nursing in 1947. On November 5, 1949, she married the love her life, Wilbur James Reynolds. Rose served as a Registered Nurse for Cox Health Care of Springfield, and retired from there in 1995. She also served as an officer for the Medical Secretaries of Springfield in the 70's, and was an active member of the Eugene Field Elementary PTA.
Her husband, Wilbur James Reynolds, brother, Marion Reynolds, and sister Eleanor Fagan, precedes Rose in death.
She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Ann George and husband Andrew of Lake Stevens, WA; granddaughters, Allison Marie and Erica Laurel Hadley; siblings, Wanda Rueter, Jasper Reynolds and wife Zetta, Patricia Crouch and husband John, Bethalena Paschke and husband Ray, Jaime Reynolds and wife Sherry, Richard Reynolds and wife Judy, Micheal Reynolds and wife Sue, Larry Reynolds and wife Shirley; sister-in-law, Mary Goerss; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Rose enjoyed gardening and always kept her garden looking pristine. She was a faithful follower of Jesus Christ, and was an active member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Springfield, MO.
She will be missed by all knew and loved her.
Visitation will be held Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 from 6 to 8PM at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home. Services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at 11AM at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home. Burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. The family respectfully requests donations be made in lieu of flowers to the "Mary Ruth Cuddy Nursing Endowment" fund through CoxHealthFoundation.com.
Walnut Lawn Funeral Home
2001 W. Walnut Lawn St Springfield, MO 65807
Published in the News-Leader from Aug. 17 to Aug. 19, 2014