Posted: Tuesday, March 15, 2011 2:55 pm
The Messenger, March 15, 2011
Sue (Wamble) Reid, 80, of Union City died March 14, 2011, at The Etheridge House in Union City.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday in the old sanctuary of Union City First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Eddie Mallonee and Dr. Cecil Sewell officiating. Burial will follow in Big Springs Cemetery in Pinson.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday at the church.
White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Brent Callicott, Chuck Doss, Skipper White and Trae Winston. Honorary pallbearers will be Cindy Cox, Ish Griffith, Betty McWherter, Dr. Grover Schleifer, Congressman John Tanner, Bob Thomas, Dan Weber, Charles Whitby, The Etheridge House family, members of the Ruth Sunday School Class and the Carlton Sunday School Class, both of Union City First Baptist Church, and members of the Duplicate Bridge Club.
The family requests that memorials be made to Obion County Hometown Walk of Hope or Union City First Baptist Church.
Mrs. Reid was born Feb. 8, 1931, in Henderson, daughter of the late Belvin and Annie Lee (Collie) Wamble. She married Al Reid April 2, 1949. He died Dec. 24, 1998.
She was a homemaker and a member of Union City First Baptist Church, the Ruth Sunday School Class and the church choir. She also served on several church committees. She had been a Welcome Wagon hostess for the City of Union City in the 1970s and had been a member of the Duplicate Bridge Club.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Suzanne and Chuck Doss of Union City; two sons and her daughter-in-law, Daniel T. Reid of Memphis and Scott and Marci Reid of Union City; three granddaughters, Lindsey (Reid) Matheney, Katy Lane Frankum and Gracie Frankum, all of Union City; and her great-granddaughter, Scarlett Matheney of Union City.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Don Wamble.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.