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Donna Boothe Reid

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Donna Boothe Reid

Services for Mrs. Donna Reid will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 11, 2013 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Alexandria with Dr. Barry Hoekstra, Dr. Henry C. Blount and Reverend David Nugent officiating. Burial will be in Alexandria Memorial Gardens, Woodworth.

The family requests that visitation be observed Friday at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and will continue on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service.

Mrs. Donna Reid, 66, of Alexandria passed from this life, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Rapides Regional Medical Center after a lengthy battle with illness.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Alexandria where she sang in the choir. She was a member of the Rapides Parish Medical Auxiliary and the Jr. League of Alexandria. During her working career she was the newspaper and education coordinator for the Alexandria Daily Town Talk.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Roy and Roby Lee Hart Boothe; brother, Donald Boothe and sister, Frances Ewing.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 44 years, Dr. Fred Michael Reid; son, Christopher M. Reid; daughter, Cindy Reid Landry and husband, Sean; grandchild, Reid Anthony Romero; a host of nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

Pallbearers will be Tim Baker, Jimmy Touchet, Lee Fine, Steve Lacombe, Bob Sparks and Mike Ewing. Honorary pallbearers will be Gerald Roy, Jackie Hawthorne, Derwin Ewing, LA Discovery Mud Bugs and the choir at First United Methodist Church, Alexandria.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 2727 Jackson Street, Alexandria, LA 71301.

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Published in The Town Talk on May 10, 2013
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