Joretta Reynolds



Joretta Reynolds, 91 of Timmonsville, SC, died on May 2, 2018 in a local hospital.

Funeral services will be Saturday,May 5,2018 at 12:00 at Sardis Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Byrd Cemetery in Timmonsville. A time of visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. before the service at the church.

Joretta was born in Florence County, the daughter of the late Eugene Benjamin and Annie Christmas Reynolds. She was a member of Sardis Baptist Church. Joretta was a well respected business woman. She worked at Bethea Baptist Home for 36 years as a bookkeeper and prepared taxes for many years.

Although Aunt Jo never had children, she raised her niece, Margaret Raines as her own.She was a grandmother figure to Annette (Mike) Buie and Renee (Mark)Windham. Aunt Jo was the true matriarch of the Reynolds family since her early 20’s and a caretaker of many during her life. She is survived by her sister, Marie Gainey, sister-in-law, Maxine Reynolds, 46 nieces and nephews and dear friends, Hope (Kevin Carter) Sivilai and Tommy Sivilai, all of whom she loved dearly. She is preceded in death by brothers, Eugene, Liston, Carl and her sisters, Sarah and Thelma, as well as two nieces and a nephew.

Memorials may be made to the Sardis Baptist Church, 3129 Sardis Hwy, Timmonsville, SC 29161.

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