Oline Miller Reynolds

Published 1:58 pm Monday, April 21, 2014



Oline Miller Reynolds, 81, of Bainbridge, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 at her residence.

The graveside funeral service was held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at

Oak City Cemetery with Rev. Randy Mosley officiating.

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Memorial donations may be made to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 541, Bainbridge, GA 39818.

Mrs. Reynolds was born Sept. 24, 1932 in Climax, Ga., the daughter of Louis Olice Miller and Lucy Cornelia Gill Miller. She was a graduate of Climax High School and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount Berry College. She did graduate work at Mercer University and the University of Florida, and taught school for several years at Baker County High School and Cairo High School. She was a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church. She was very active in the Decatur County Historical Society and served as an officer in the Historic Chattahoochee Commission.

She loved growing and working with roses. She was a Past District Director and served on the board of the American Rose Society. She was a member of the World Federation of Rose Society with whom she was a nationally known and accredited roses judge.

Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Reuben Matthew Reynolds, Jr. of Bainbridge; her sons, Reuben Matthew Reynolds, III of Boston, Mass., Joseph M. “Jay” Reynolds of Atlanta, and John B. Reynolds of Bainbridge; and her grandchildren, Reuben A. Reynolds, Lucille A. Reynolds, Anne M. Reynolds, and John C. Reynolds.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Gill Miller, Bill Miller, and Carney Miller.

Ivey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.