EVIE V. REID PORTAGE, IN Evie V. Reid, age 91, of Portage passed away Monday, March 17, 2014. She was born on July 16, 1922 in Hillsboro, Alabama to the late Fred S. and Wilma Patterson. She was formerly of Glen Park and Valparaiso. Evie was a homemaker and a longtime member of Jubilee Worship Center. She enjoyed sewing, needlework, quilting, and gardening. She was a member of the Riley PTA and also volunteered with the Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. Evie is survived by five children: Carl (Pat) Reid of Valparaiso, IN; Jerry (Patricia) Reid of AZ; Ray (Carol) Reid of Tampa, FL; Vicki (late Bob) Massey of Portage, IN; and Mark (Trish) Reid of Hebron, IN; one sister, Mavis Reno of Valparaiso, IN; daughter-in-law, Girt Reid; 17 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren; and 16 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Reid; one son, David Reid; and five siblings, Myrtle Wirick, Ellis Patterson, Winifred "Boe" Patterson, Margie "Maxine" King, and Martha Mae Meeks. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Jubilee Worship Center, 415 N. Hobart Road, Hobart, IN 46342 with Rev. Dale P. Combs officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Rees Funeral Home, 600 W. Old Ridge Road, Hobart. Call (219) 942-2109 or visit us online at www.Reesfuneralhomes.com.
Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
600 West Old Ridge Road Hobart, IN 46342
Published in The Times on Mar. 18, 2014