Pauline Townsend Reid
August 5, 1934  -  December 15, 2018

Pauline Townsend Reid

Stephens Funeral Home
2800 Old North Hills St.
Meridian, MS  39305
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
10am to 11am
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Celebration of Life
Stephens Funeral Home
2800 Old North Hills St.
Meridian, MS  39305
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
11 am
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Concord United Methodist Church
6511 Stuckey Bridge Rd
Enterprise, MS  39330
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Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Townsend Reid will be held Tuesday at 11am in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Concord United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Bro. Donald Gentry will be officiating. Stephens Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.
Mrs. Reid,84, of Meridian, passed away Saturday at her residence.
She was retired from Cantey Paints where she served as a retail clerk.
Mrs. Reid will be remembered as a lady with a big heart for people and great sense of humor. She never met a stranger and if she saw someone in need, she tried to provide help. Mrs. Reid was a member of a large family but she is considered the “glue” that held everyone together.
Survivors include her children Peggy Marie Burroughs, Samuel Edward Reid Jr. and wife Bui Thi, Linda Smith and Cecil Reid and wife Sissy. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, three brothers, one sister and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents Roy and Verna Mae Townsend; husband Samuel Edward Reid Sr.; son Royce Eugene Reid, two brothers and two sisters.
Family members will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Friends may sign the online register at


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  1. Fred and Evelyn Thornhill
    Meridian, MS

    I am so sorry to hear of Ms. Reid's passing. I know she will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers go to you and your family at this time.

  2. Jimmy and Cheryl Coker
    Tifton, GA

    Aunt Pauline you will be dearly missed.
    Love you
    Jimmy and Cheryl

  3. Denise Reid
    Sandwich, MA

    She was such a wonderful person with a heart of gold. She will be truly missed. Sending love and prayers to the entire Reid family.

  4. James Rainey, Lauderdale County Assessor, and Staff
    Meridian, MS

    We wish to express our sincere sympathy to the Reid family at this time.

  5. Rebecca Duke
    Newton, GA

    We will miss you dearly Aunt Pauline tell Nanny hey and I love her

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