WARRENTON, Ga. - Mr. Johnnie Reid, of Augusta, departed this life on January 28, 2007.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Saturday, February 3, 2007, at Mount Moriah Baptist in Warrenton, with the Rev. Dr. Johnny Hampton officiating. Interment was in the Union Star Cemetery of Warrenton.
He joined Mount Moriah Baptist Church, where he served on the Deacon Board. Johnnie loved to sing for the Lord. He was a member of the Shining Stars of Augusta. In Augusta, he formed a gospel group called the Trumpeteers of Joy. He was married to Carrie Bell Reid, to this union four children were born. He later married Ellaweese S. Reid and to this union three children were born.
He leaves to cherish his memories, four daughters, Jacklyn Reid Shanke, Atlanta, Carolyn Reid, Warrenton, Dewana Reid Gibson, Augusta, and Angela Reid, Augusta; three sons, Johnnie Reid, Jr., Augusta, Clifford Reid, Warrenton, and Jeffery L. Seals, Hephzibah; one sister, Thelma Calvin, Camak; 10 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Dawson's Mortuary was in charge of services.