Robert L. “Bob” Reynolds, 1929-2013

Robert L. “Bob” Reynolds, 83, of Perryville, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.

He was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Wilmington, Del., where he and his family lived until moving to Arkansas in 1978. Bob was retired from Winterthur Farms, Delaware, Alltel Communications and Heifer International Ranch, Perryville. He was a member of Adona United Methodist Church and Gideons International.

He was preceded in death by his mother Lucy Reynolds Wood, and a son, Richard John Reynolds. 

Bob is survived by his wife of 61 years, the Rev. Frances “Frankie” Reynolds; three daughters, Roberta “Bobbi” Byers of Conway; Diane Jackson and her husband, Bob, of Wilmington; and Sally Wise and her husband, Tommy, of Conway; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. 

Bob donated his body to the Genesis Program of Memphis Methodist Hospital. A memorial service was held at Perryville United Methodist Church on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 10:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Adona United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 34, Adona, AR 72001.