Photo courtesy of Whitten Timberlake Chapel

William James Rea

Lynchburg, Virginia

Aug 14, 1925 - Jul 6, 2013

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Dear Grandma and family, I am so sorry for this loss. Grandpa Jim was a wise and loved man. We shall never forget what we learn from our loved ones and pass it on to future generations.


My sincerest symapthy goes out to Mrs. Rea, family and dear friends on the loss of such a special gentleman. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Carolyn Smith - wkend Receptionist @ Summit Health & Rehab. Ctr.

Lorraine, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I have fond memories of Jim at Poplar Forest. We always had interesting conversations!

Mr. Jeff Rea, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father, my heart goes out to you and your family. I really enjoyed the pleasure of meeting you and your wife. And if ever in Lynchburg again please come by the Holiday Inn Downtown and say hello!!

Loraine, Thinking of you and praying for you at this difficult time. Jim was a very nice person and I enjoyed knowing him at church.

I first met Jim and Lorraine at Forest Presbyterian Church. Jim was a lovely person, and I enjoyed knowing him. I extend my sympathies to all his family.

Mr Rea will be truly missed by all of the staff at the Summit Health and Rehab,especially me.Love ya Jim. Wanda Romero


William's Obituaries

William James Rea, 87, of Lynchburg and formerly of Pittsburgh, PA, died, Saturday, July 6, 2013, at The Summit Rehabilitation Center. He was the beloved husband of 36 years to Lorraine Bach Rea. Born August 14, 1925, in Baden, PA, he was the son of the late William Ross Rea and the late Sylvia...

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